J. Anderson Mitchell

Writer/co-director, The History of Future Folk
Nominated for: Jameson® FIND Your Audience Award

J. ANDERSON MITCHELL is a Brooklyn based screenwriter and filmmaker. The History of Future Folk marks his feature film debut.

His previous work includes the acclaimed short films Super Powers (Best Narrative Short Film Award – 2007 Tribeca Film Festival) and Goodnight Bill (Jury Award for Best Short Film – 2005 Austin Film Festival; Audience Award for Best Live Action Film – 2005 Palm Springs International Short Film Festival; Jury Award for Best Short Film – 2005 New Orleans Film Festival and a Best of Fest Screenplay Award – 2005 Rhode Island Film Festival).

He earned his MFA in dramatic writing at New York University’s prestigious Tisch School of the Arts and is a graduate of Bucknell University and Marymount London Acting Conservatory.