David Lynch

Born January 20, 1946 and is still kicking

background

Born in 1946 in Missoula, Montana, David Lynch was raised in small-town America. After high school, he went to Boston to attend the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. Shortly after that, he planned a three-year trip to Europe to work on his art, but didn't take to it and left after 15 days.In 1977, he released his first film Eraserhead (1977), which, although not critically acclaimed, was noticed by many people.

Life

In the 1960s, David Lynch began making short films, beginning with the animated Six Men Getting Sick (1966) and The Alphabet (1967), a combination of animation and live action. The Grandmother (1970) was Lynch's first completely live-action short film. In the Early 1970s Lynch started work on his first feature film, Eraserhead, witch premiered in 1977.

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David Keith Lynch

Quotes

Absurdity is what I like most in life, and there's humor in struggling in ignorance. If you saw a man repeatedly running into a wall until he was a bloody pulp, after a while it would make you laugh because it becomes absurd.”