David Lynch To Teach Masterclass In Directing in 2019

Have you ever wanted to create a film? Have you ever wanted to learn from your favorite director? Well that opportunity may just present itself in the New Year, Lynch fans! David Lynch is joining a list of artists, directors, actors, and creators; teaching for the online platform, Masterclass in 2019. Masterclass has over 50 …

Aging, Reflection & Mortality in The Straight Story & Lucky

The late, great Harry Dean Stanton in Lucky

One of the many life lessons I’ve adopted from Twin Peaks is FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper’s advice, “When two separate events occur simultaneously pertaining to the same object of inquiry, we must always pay strict attention.” Well, the two separate events that I’m colliding here to share are very recent screenings of David Lynch’s …

Lynch Night: How Lynch Taught Us To Love Our Log Ladies and The Women of Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks is a phenomenon that not everyone gravitates toward. For those who do, David Lynch and Mark Frost create a world, a community, and an environment where people feel completely at home. Within that home, the characters they create place themselves snuggly into our orbits, especially the women. In re-watching the original run of …

Lynch Night: Room to Dream: A Limited Edition Book Club Series: Part 7

Welcome back to 25YL’s series on the biography/memoir of David Lynch, Room to Dream. This series has been written by various staff writers, who looked at two chapters at a time to examine the highlights and insights of the book. Tonight, we are ending the series as we began it, a conversation between two 25YL …