Thou Wast Mild and Lovely

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    Thou Wast Mild and Lovely

    Directed by

    USA

    2013

    76 min

    • English

    Thriller

    When Akin arrives at the farm, he finds his job. This is what he expected to find. When Sarah opens her legs, she finds someone watching. This is what she expected to find. When Jeremiah opens his mouth, frightening things come out of it. This has come to be expected. But what happens by the creek next to the cow. This was not expected.

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    Credits

    Cast
    Joe Swanberg
    Sophie Traub
    Robert Longstreet
    Kristin Slaysman
    Matt Orme
    Geoff Marslett
    Screenplay
    Josephine Decker
    David Barker
    Cinematography
    Ashley Connor
    Editing
    Josephine Decker
    David Barker
    Steven Schardt
    Music
    Molly Herron
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    Press

     Decker concocts a wholly enveloping vision of isolation told with a grimly poetic style that wanders all over the place but never stops playing by its own eerie rulebook.

    Eric Kohn, Indiewire

    Josephine Decker

    Josephine Decker

    USA

    I’m really interested in immersive experience. I loved shooting from the perspective of some other being. Those are things that are kind of interesting to me.

    Josephine Decker was born in London in 1981. After earning a degree in Comparative Literature and Creative Writing, she studied Literature, Film Studies and Political Science. She works as a screenwriter, director, editor, actress and producer. Her films include NAKED PRINCETON (2005), BI THE WAY (2008), ME THE TERRIBLE (2012), BUTTER ON THE LATCH (2013), THOU WAST MILD AND LOVELY (2014), and MADELINE’S MADELINE (2018).

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