David Robert Mitchell Biography
David Robert Mitchell is a film director and writer from the United States. He became famous as a director after the release of his second feature, the critically acclaimed 2014 American supernatural psychological horror film, It Follows.
David Robert Mitchell Career
His debut film was the 2010 coming-of-age drama, The Myth of the American Sleepover. Adele Romanski, who happens to be a friend of Mitchell’s from film school, served as one of the producers. In an interview, he revealed that the film cost about $50,000.
In 2014, he directed the American supernatural horror film, It Follows. The film was critically acclaimed. Additionally, it was commercially successful considering its low, independent film budget.
In the International Critics’ Week section of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, he served as a jury member.
His latest film is entitled Under the Silver Lake. The film is a modern noir comedy-drama film set in Los Angeles. The film stars Andrew Garfield.
David Robert Mitchell Under the Silver Lake
The 2018 film, Under the Silver Lake, is an American neo-noir mystery film. The film was written, produced and directed by David Robert Mitchell. The setting of the film occurs in Los Angeles. The film stars Andrew Garfield who plays the role of a young man who sets out to investigate the sudden disappearance of his neighbour played by Riley Keough, only to fall upon a dangerous large-scale conspiracy.
On the 15th of May in 2018, the film had its world premiere at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. At the festival, the film competed for the Palme d’Or, before being released nationwide in France on the 8th of August. On the 19th of April in 2019, by A24, the film is scheduled to be released in the United States.
David Robert Mitchell Films and Movies
A list of films he has either directed, written or produced:
- Under the Silver Lake
- It Follows
- The Myth of the American Sleepover
David Robert Mitchell Age
He was born on the 19th of October in 1974. He is 45 years old as of 2019.