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Jeff Nichols was born on December 7, 1978 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Mud (2012), Take Shelter (2011) and Shotgun Stories (2007). See full bio »

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 2016 Loving (filming)
 2013 Making a Scene (Short) (lines written by)
 2012 Mud (written by)
 2011 Take Shelter (written by)
 2007 Shotgun Stories (written by)
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The lead female character in Nichols' "Mud" is named "Juniper". This is also the title of a song written by his brother Ben's band, Lucero. The song appears on their "Women and Work" LP. See more »


Films often set in Arkansas his home state See more »

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