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Creator: David Lynch
David Lynch has a chicken. Your argument is invalid.

"It makes me uncomfortable to talk about meanings and things. It's better not to know so much about what things mean. Because the meaning, it's a very personal thing, and the meaning for me is different than the meaning for somebody else."
David Lynch on most of his movies.

David Keith Lynch (born 1946) is a widely acclaimed and influential director of film and television. Like Alfred Hitchcock and Akira Kurosawa, he was originally trained as a painter. He made a short film called 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 Federico Fellini, Billy Wilder, The Wizard of Oz, 1950s pop music (and '50s culture in general), Tod Browning and Luis Bu˝uel. Some of his frequent collaborators include Kyle MacLachlan, Laura Dern, 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.

His daughter, Jennifer Chambers Lynch, is also a film director. Her best-known work (and certainly most infamous) is 1993's Boxing Helena. And no, it doesn't involve boxing gloves.
Mr. Lynch's filmography includes:

Tropes in Mr. Lynch's movies and life include:


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alternative title(s): David Lynch
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