Oeuvre: Lynch: Blue Velvet
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Oeuvre: Lynch: Blue Velvet

To land the frightening villain role in David Lynch’s fourth feature film, a fresh-out-of-rehab Dennis…

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Oeuvre: Lynch: Dune
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Oeuvre: Lynch: Dune

Oeuvre: The Elephant Man
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Oeuvre: The Elephant Man

Surrealism is not ironic. David Lynch fans sometimes feel that the auteur’s depiction of authority…

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Oeuvre: Lynch: Eraserhead
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Oeuvre: Lynch: Eraserhead

As recently as this past September, David Lynch, answering questions about Eraserhead for its recent…

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Oeuvre: Lynch: Early Shorts
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Oeuvre: Lynch: Early Shorts

David Lynch’s short films, as much as his debut feature Eraserhead, show the director finding…

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Oeuvre: Welles: Filming Othello
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Oeuvre: Welles: Filming Othello

Orson Welles was a genius. The legend that surrounds him – his early success, his…

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Oeuvre: Welles: F For Fake
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Oeuvre: Welles: F For Fake

F For Fake, a film that sometimes plays like a documentary about an art-forger, Elmyr…

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Oeuvre: Welles: The Immortal Story
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Oeuvre: Welles: The Immortal Story

The immortal story of The Immortal Story concerns an archetypal sailor approached by an archetypal…

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Oeuvre: Welles: Chimes at Midnight
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Oeuvre: Welles: Chimes at Midnight

The adaptation of Shakespeare to film is often a solemn affair, the original text handled…

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Oeuvre: Welles: The Trial
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Oeuvre: Welles: The Trial

In a 1962 interview with the BBC, Orson Welles defended his then-maligned adaptation of Franz…

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