David Robert Mitchell

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David Robert Mitchell (2011). Writer/Director — It Follows, The Myth of the American Sleepover

David grew up in metro-Detroit and now lives in Los Angeles. His directorial feature debut, THE MYTH OF THE AMERICAN SLEEPOVER premiered at the SXSW Film Festival and the Cannes Film Festival (Semaine de la Critique). The film won the American indie newcomer prize at the 2010 Munich Film Festival, and tied for the Prix du Jury at the Deauville American Film Festival and was released theatrically by IFC Films. David is currently in pre-production for his follow-up feature ELLA WALKS THE BEACH, an original screenplay about a young woman who deals with her breakup by traveling along the dream-like California coast, engaging in little adventures and conversations with strangers.