“I self-generated my work, and I never went around asking permission to make it,” Shelton told the Los Angeles Times in 2014.
Shelton began her career as an editor, later moving on to make experimental short films. She was 54.
Lynn was known for indies such as Humpday, My Effortless Brilliance, and Your Sister's Sister, amongst numerous others. She is survived by a son from her marriage to Seal as well as by her parents, Wendy and Alan Roedell and David "Mac" Shelton and Frauke Rynd. Rest In Peace, Beauty. I’m in complete shock that this vibrant, talented, and soulful filmmaker is no longer with us.
Shelton was best known for her naturalistic, understated approach to comedy and drama in low-budget films that were hits with the Sundance crowd, but she reached a wider audience with her work on television, helming episodes of “The Mindy Project,” “Mad Men,” “Glow,” and “Fresh Off the Boat.” Recently, Shelton directed four episodes of the Hulu series “Little Fires Everywhere,” an adaptation of Celeste Ng’s 2017 bestseller that starred Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.
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#RestInPeaceLynn. Critics embraced the film, with Roger Ebert writing, “‘Humpday’ is funny, yes, but also observant and thought-provoking.”.
She is also survived by three siblings: David Shelton, Robert Rynd and sister Tanya Rynd. "I’m so devastated to hear about Lynn Shelton’s passing yesterday.
Her lovely, sunny energy was infectious and actors always drifted to video village between takes to be around her. Lynn was so passionate about our show, Little Fires Everywhere," the actress wrote. Shelton’s other work included “Your Sister’s Sister,” a dramedy about an unusual love triangle between a grieving man, his best friend, and her lesbian sister, and “Sword of Trust,” a comedy about two sisters working to sell a family heirloom. "She had such a quiet power and I will miss her. She made her feature debut as a director with 2006’s “We Go Way Back,” the story of a 23-year old actress who is haunted by the specter of her thirteen-year-old self. Lynn Shelton, an indie filmmaker who helped popularize the mumblecore genre with works such as “Humpday” and “Your Sister’s Sister,” died Friday of a blood disorder. The couple had a son, Milo.
Hard. Her spirit touched so many people in the filmmaking world. Like family," he wrote. The doctors could not save her. She had also directed several episodes of GLOW, Love, Fresh Off the Boat and The Mindy Project.
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