Friday, November 10, 2006

David Lynch: Marketing Genius

Thursday November 9th, 2006, was the day David Lynch finally convinced those last few doubters that he is a genius, because that was the day that David Lynch starred in a very bizarre video. Kudos to Defamer for covering the event so comprehensively.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

the more i think about it the more i think he might be right. as confused a film as INLAND EMPIRE is, Dern is fucking marvellous throughout. even when her face goes all wonky with special effects...

Brian Shapiro said...

yes, but its likely Lynch was inspired to do this by Terry Gilliam, who was panhandling for money outside the Daily Show.

Brendon said...

Oh, absolutely. But Lynch had one thing Gilliam didn't:

A cow.

Trust me, Gilliam's approach was funnier, more original and more worthy but Lynch is more...

Well, I was being a little sarcastic in the post above, trust me.