Mitchell Bequette

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Mitchell Bequette

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Mitchell (Mitch) graduated from the University of Missouri - Columbia where he and a few friends ran a small film production company specializing in commercial and wedding videos to fund their own personal projects. In 2016 he moved to Chicago where he was a part of the second graduating class at the Harold Ramis Film School at The Second City. His most influential directors are Christopher Nolan, Adam McKay, David Gordon Green, Jody Hill, Shane Black, and Peter Jackson.


  • The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

  • Dunkirk

  • The Nice Guys

  • What’s Up Doc?

  • The Big Short

  • Heat


  • Has an obsession with the bands Circa Survive and Minus the Bear (RIP).

  • He used to play saxophone, and yes, looked just like the Jon Hamm character Sergio while playing it.

  • His favorite kind of water is… tap?