Films byTexts by David Lynch
David Lynch, 1980, 124’

A heavily disfigured man is displayed as a freak to create horror and astonishment. After being rescued by a Victorian surgeon, his monstrous façade slowly reveals a person of kindness, intelligence and sophistication.


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Als toeschouwer wil je beschermd worden tegen ‘spoilers’, die de illusie van onbeperkte mogelijkheden vernietigen. Je wil nog kunnen hopen, tegen beter weten in.

David Lynch, 1990, 125’

Lula: One of these days the sun’s gonna come up and burn a hole through the planet like a giant electrical x-ray.

Sailor: I wouldn’t worry about that, Peanut. By then people’ll prob’ly be drivin’ Buicks to the moon.