David Robert Mitchell is an American film director and writer. He was born in 1974 in Michigan but was brought up in Clawson. Mitchell went to a film school in Florida and after completing it, he moved to Los Angeles. Mitchell started his film career with a short movie ‘Virgin’ which he had written and directed in the year 2002. The short movie starred Carolina Castro and Cameron Diskin. The story of the movie was a local legend who sees a vision of Virgin Mary that leads him to the pursuit of true love. Mitchell’s talent as a writer and a director was recognized through his work. Mitchell was always into directing movies and after a long time of hard work, he finally made his debut feature film in the year 2011 which was ‘The Myth of the American Sleepover’; the movie is about four young people searching for love and adventure on the last weekend of their summer.
This movie won the Special Jury Award for Best Cast. The film even got the opportunity of being selected at the Cannes Film Festival which was held in France, a beautiful state.]. After the success of his debut film, Mitchell went on to directing his second feature film in the year 2014 ‘
’ which is a supernatural horror and thriller film that will definitely be the reason for your nightmares.
This amazingly filmed movie starred
, Daniel Zovatta, Jake Weary, Olivia Luccardi, and Lili Sepe. It went on to be a success and also was debuted at Cannes Film Festival 2014. The film was an idea about Mitchell’s childhood when he used to get these recurring dreams about being followed just after his parents got divorced. The movie was a huge success and made a box office collection of 20.3 million dollars.