Under the Silver Lake
Under the Silver Lake is a 2018 American neo-noir comedy-drama film written and directed by David Robert Mitchell. It stars Andrew Garfield, Riley Keough, and Topher Grace, and follows a man who sets out on a quest to find the woman he met the night before in his apartment complex’s swimming pool after she goes missing.
The film had its world premiere at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival on May 15, 2018 and is scheduled to be released in the United States on December 7, 2018,
Sam, an affable but aimless young man, becomes an unwitting detective who quickly finds himself in over his head as he investigates the mysterious disappearance of his beautiful neighbor, with whom he has fallen in love. As he combs through Los Angeles searching for any kind of clues he can find, he stumbles upon a larger, more sinister conspiracy than he ever imagined, involving billionaires, celebrities, urban myths, and even pop culture as we know it.
Young and disenchanted Sam meets a mysterious and beautiful woman who’s swimming in his building’s pool one night. When she suddenly vanishes the next morning, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind her disappearance, leading him into the murkiest depths of mys.
Initial release: December 7, 2018 (USA)
Director: David Robert Mitchell
Screenplay: David Robert Mitchell
Cinematography: Mike Gioulakis
Nominations: Palme d’Or, Cannes Best Actress Award,