The Savage Eye Surrealism & Cinema exhibition at the Queensland Art Gallery, at the Gallery’s Australian Cinémathèque, presents a major survey of the surrealist sensibility in cinema. This includes a focus on the late films of Spanish filmmaker Luis Buñuel, undoubtedly the most well-known filmmaker to emerge out of Surrealism, and who continued to underline the [...]
Decaying bodies, gas mask art and more of the macabre can be seen in paintings by singer Marilyn Manson at the Kunsthalle Vienna’s upcoming exhibition “Genealogies of Pain”. Joining his work will be David Lynch’s several short films that are meant to provide a sort of aesthetic and historical context for the rocker’s paintings.
When one thinks of Oscar nominated filmmaker David Lynch, they think of such famous films as ‘Blue Velvet’, ‘Lost Highway’ and ‘Mulholland Drive’. However, onbeknowst to many, Lynch has dabbled in the past on fashion films for Gucci, Calvin Klein and Yves Saint Laurent. He has now now added Christian Dior to that list.
Animated short made by Sascha Ciezata titled “When Lynch Met Lucas‘, using audio of David Lynch telling the story of when he met George Lucas, about possibly directing Return of The Jedi. This was shot entirely with a iPhone 3G using the iMotion app. Gets an A and a B for brilliant, for doing it [...]