History Creator / DavidLynch

30th Aug '16 4:40:49 PM eroock
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'''David Keith Lynch''' (born 1946) is a widely acclaimed and influential director of film and television. Like Creator/AlfredHitchcock and Creator/AkiraKurosawa, he was originally trained as a painter. Motivated by a desire to see his paintings in motion, he went into filmmaking in the late 1960s. His short "[[{{Squick}} Six Men Getting Sick]]" won a cash prize. From this point forward, he would be a professional filmmaker.

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'''David David Keith Lynch''' Lynch (born 1946) is a widely acclaimed and influential director of film and television. Like Creator/AlfredHitchcock and Creator/AkiraKurosawa, he was originally trained as a painter. Motivated by a desire to see his paintings in motion, he went into filmmaking in the late 1960s. His short "[[{{Squick}} Six Men Getting Sick]]" won a cash prize. From this point forward, he would be a professional filmmaker.
30th Aug '16 4:40:28 PM eroock
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* ActingInTheDark: He feels it is important not to let the cast know the whole story, or even the ending of the film.
23rd Aug '16 2:31:29 PM frogpatrol
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* ''On the Air'' (1992, a short-lived SitCom)



* ''Dumb=Land'' (2002) (Animated web series)

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* ''Dumb=Land'' ''DumbLand'' (2002) (Animated web series)
23rd Aug '16 2:30:20 PM frogpatrol
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* ''DumbLand'' (2002) (Animated web series)

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* ''DumbLand'' ''Dumb=Land'' (2002) (Animated web series)
23rd Aug '16 2:29:58 PM frogpatrol
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David Keith Lynch (born 1946) is a widely acclaimed and influential director of film and television. Like Creator/AlfredHitchcock and Creator/AkiraKurosawa, he was originally trained as a painter. Motivated by a desire to see his paintings in motion, he went into filmmaking in the late 60s. He made a short film called ''[[{{Squick}} Six Men Getting Sick]]'', which won a cash prize. From this point forward, he would be a professional filmmaker.

Some of the obvious influences on his films are Creator/FedericoFellini, Creator/BillyWilder, Creator/EdWood, ''Film/TheWizardOfOz'', FilmNoir, 1950s pop music (and [[TheFifties '50s]] culture in general), [[{{Film/Dracula 1931}} Tod]] [[Film/{{Freaks}} Browning]] and [[Film/UnChienAndalou Luis Buñuel]]. Some of his frequent collaborators include Creator/KyleMacLachlan, Creator/LauraDern, Isabella Rossellini, Angelo Badalamenti, and the late Jack Nance.

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David '''David Keith Lynch Lynch''' (born 1946) is a widely acclaimed and influential director of film and television. Like Creator/AlfredHitchcock and Creator/AkiraKurosawa, he was originally trained as a painter. Motivated by a desire to see his paintings in motion, he went into filmmaking in the late 60s. He made a 1960s. His short film called ''[[{{Squick}} "[[{{Squick}} Six Men Getting Sick]]'', which Sick]]" won a cash prize. From this point forward, he would be a professional filmmaker.

Some of the obvious Obvious influences on his films are Creator/FedericoFellini, Creator/BillyWilder, Creator/EdWood, ''Film/TheWizardOfOz'', FilmNoir, 1950s pop music (and [[TheFifties '50s]] culture in general), [[{{Film/Dracula 1931}} Tod]] [[Film/{{Freaks}} Browning]] and [[Film/UnChienAndalou Luis Buñuel]]. Some of his frequent Frequent collaborators include Creator/KyleMacLachlan, Creator/LauraDern, Isabella Rossellini, Angelo Badalamenti, and the late Jack Nance.



If you watch one of his works, expect some type of severe head trauma to play a role. Also, pay close attention to use of white noise and ambient sounds.

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If you watch one of his works, expect some type of severe head trauma to play a role. Also, pay close attention to Also expect the use of white noise and ambient sounds.



* Many short films, television commercials and music videos

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* Many short films, television commercials and music videos



* ''Series/TwinPeaks'' (TV series ran from 1990-91; later received a theatrical prequel in ''Film/TwinPeaksFireWalkWithMe'' from 1992)

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* ''Series/TwinPeaks'' (TV series ran from 1990-91; later received a theatrical prequel 1990-91, will return in 2017)
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''Film/TwinPeaksFireWalkWithMe'' from 1992)(1992, a theatrical film {{prequel}} to the TV series)



* ''Film/TheStraightStory'' (1999) -- Wait for it... '''''[[PlayingAgainstType a G-rated Disney movie with a coherent plot]].'''''

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* ''Film/TheStraightStory'' (1999) -- (1999). Wait for it... '''''[[PlayingAgainstType ''[[PlayingAgainstType a G-rated Disney movie with a coherent conventional plot]].'''''''


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* ''DumbLand'' (2002) (Animated web series)


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He has also made many short films, television commercials and music videos.
25th May '16 4:20:00 PM nombretomado
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8th Apr '16 4:55:48 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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Some of the obvious influences on his films are Creator/FedericoFellini, Creator/BillyWilder, Creator/EdWood, ''Film/TheWizardOfOz'', 1950s pop music (and [[TheFifties '50s]] culture in general), [[{{Film/Dracula 1931}} Tod]] [[Film/{{Freaks}} Browning]] and [[Film/UnChienAndalou Luis Buñuel]]. Some of his frequent collaborators include Kyle [=MacLachlan=], Creator/LauraDern, Isabella Rossellini, Angelo Badalamenti, and the late Jack Nance.

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Some of the obvious influences on his films are Creator/FedericoFellini, Creator/BillyWilder, Creator/EdWood, ''Film/TheWizardOfOz'', FilmNoir, 1950s pop music (and [[TheFifties '50s]] culture in general), [[{{Film/Dracula 1931}} Tod]] [[Film/{{Freaks}} Browning]] and [[Film/UnChienAndalou Luis Buñuel]]. Some of his frequent collaborators include Kyle [=MacLachlan=], Creator/KyleMacLachlan, Creator/LauraDern, Isabella Rossellini, Angelo Badalamenti, and the late Jack Nance.
7th Apr '16 2:29:06 PM TheAmazingBlachman
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David Keith Lynch (born 1946) is a widely acclaimed and influential director of film and television. Like Creator/AlfredHitchcock and Creator/AkiraKurosawa, he was originally trained as a painter. He made a short film called ''[[{{Squick}} Six Men Getting Sick]]'', which won a cash prize. From this point forward, he would be a professional filmmaker.

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David Keith Lynch (born 1946) is a widely acclaimed and influential director of film and television. Like Creator/AlfredHitchcock and Creator/AkiraKurosawa, he was originally trained as a painter. Motivated by a desire to see his paintings in motion, he went into filmmaking in the late 60s. He made a short film called ''[[{{Squick}} Six Men Getting Sick]]'', which won a cash prize. From this point forward, he would be a professional filmmaker.
8th Dec '15 10:49:34 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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* ''Film/TheStraightStory'' (1999) -- Wait for it... '''''[[PlayingAgainstType a G-rated Disney movie -- with a coherent plot]].'''''

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* ''Film/TheStraightStory'' (1999) -- Wait for it... '''''[[PlayingAgainstType a G-rated Disney movie -- with a coherent plot]].'''''
8th Dec '15 10:48:55 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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* ''{{Film/Eraserhead}}''
* ''Film/TheElephantMan''
* ''Film/{{Dune}}''
* ''Film/BlueVelvet''
* ''Film/WildAtHeart''
* ''Series/TwinPeaks'' (TV series; later received a theatrical prequel in ''Film/TwinPeaksFireWalkWithMe'')
* ''Film/LostHighway''
* ''Film/TheStraightStory'' -- Wait for it... '''''[[PlayingAgainstType a G-rated Disney movie -- with a coherent plot]].'''''
* ''Film/MulhollandDrive''
* ''Film/InlandEmpire''

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* ''{{Film/Eraserhead}}''
''{{Film/Eraserhead}}'' (1977)
* ''Film/TheElephantMan''
''Film/TheElephantMan'' (1980)
* ''Film/{{Dune}}''
''Film/{{Dune}}'' (1984)
* ''Film/BlueVelvet''
''Film/BlueVelvet'' (1986)
* ''Film/WildAtHeart''
''Film/WildAtHeart'' (1990)
* ''Series/TwinPeaks'' (TV series; series ran from 1990-91; later received a theatrical prequel in ''Film/TwinPeaksFireWalkWithMe'')
''Film/TwinPeaksFireWalkWithMe'' from 1992)
* ''Film/LostHighway''
''Film/LostHighway'' (1997)
* ''Film/TheStraightStory'' (1999) -- Wait for it... '''''[[PlayingAgainstType a G-rated Disney movie -- with a coherent plot]].'''''
* ''Film/MulhollandDrive''
''Film/MulhollandDrive'' (2001)
* ''Film/InlandEmpire''''Film/InlandEmpire'' (2006)
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