Following 2007’s Lynch, which accompanied the legendary director through the completion of Inland Empire, Jon Nguyen has returned to his enigmatic subject, this time offering an intimate portrait of David Lynch, visual artist. Narrated by Lynch himself, the film offers an intimate portrait of the director’s childhood, his awkward teenage years and his first steps as an artist, as told through home movies and footage of the artist in his studio. An immersive and compelling portrait of one of America’s most celebrated and unpredictable filmmakers in a refreshing new context.
Jon Nguyen, Rick Barnes / USA/Denmark 2016 / 1h28m / 15 – Contains strong language. / Documentary.