David Lynch

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David Lynch
David Keith Lynch (1946-01-20) January 20, 1946
Birthday
BirthplaceMissoula, Montana, USA
NationalityAmerican
Occupation
Film director, screenwriter, producer, painter, musician
EducationSchool of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Lynch, David (Keith),

1946–, American film and television writer, producer, and director, b. Missoula, Mont. Trained as a painter, he studied at the Corcoran School of Art, Washington, D.C. (1963–64), the Boston Museum School (1964–65), and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia (1965–67). His first feature film, Eraserhead (1977), became a cult favorite and was followed by The Elephant Man (1980), about the deformed Englishman John Merrick; the science fiction film Dune (1984); Blue Velvet (1986), a noir mystery; the road movie Wild at Heart (1990); Lost Highway (1997); The Straight Story (1999), about a man who drives hundreds of miles on a riding lawn mower to see his estranged brother; Mulholland Drive (2001); and Inland Empire (2006). He is perhaps best known for his surrealistic television mystery series, Twin Peaks (1990–91, 2017). He also directed the prequel Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992) and a documentary about the rock group Duran Duran (2014), has exhibited his artwork widely, and collaborated on numerous music projects.

Bibliography

See interviews in Lynch on Lynch (ed. by C. Rodley, rev. ed. 2005) and David Lynch: Interviews (ed. by R. A. Barney, 2009); studies by K. Kaleta (1992), E. Sheen and A. Davidson (2004), T. McGowan (2007), E. G. Wilson (2007), G. Olson (2008), T. Jousse (2010), M. P. Nochimson (2014), and D. Lim (2015).

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Other new additions include Ana De Armas, Lashana Lynch, David Dencik, Billy Magnussen, and Dali Benssalah.
Seaghan Connolly (2), Paddy Lynch, David Kettle and Diarmuid Murphy netted for Louth in their 5-12 to 2-8 win over Fingal.
ere were gold medals for Alex Lynch, David Broadbent, Lucas Williams, Mya Aitken and Evan Jones.
Sterling Little League champion Slammers team are (kneeling, from left) Kyle Wall, Matt Bailey, Cameron Rainsford and Ben Godbout; and (standing, from left) coach Rob Bailey, Alex Mailberg, Owen Lynch, David Glavin, Nathan Croteau, Liam Griffin, coach Mike Glavin, Kevin Heffernan, Jake Downey and coach Clark Henebry.
Lynch, David, "Environmental Impacts of Organic Agriculture: A Canadian Perspective," Canadian Journal of Plant Science, Vol.
Rhoose squad: Matthew Davies, Aaron Malpas, Gareth Powner (capt), Luke Brody-Miles, Sion Anstee, James Lynch, David Stephenson, Lewis Bryl, Tomasz Hedjuk, Nicky Davison, Jeff White, Joshua Mazey, Mitchell Taylor-Moore, Chris Tyler, Christian Baldock, Steven Davison, Joel Ringham.
O'Neill made six changes in the 64th minute with Healy, Thompson, Balde, Sutton, Hartson and Agathe replaced by McNamara, Momo Sylla, Tom Boyd, Simon Lynch, David Fernandez and Jamie Smith.
The ECHO can reveal today that Judge Tapp, along with clerks Carol Lynch, David Greg, Peter Kelly, Mike Cartwright, Garry Fenlon and Keith Proudlock, will be quizzed again by police on February 12.
Six magistrates' court clerks - Carol Lynch, David Grieg, Peter Kelly, Mike Cartwright, Garry Fenlon and Keith Proudlock - were also arrested in connection with the inquiry.
GREAT BRITAIN: Tony Hand, Jonathan Weaver, Darren Hurley, David Clarke, Steve Thornton, Mike Ellis, Michael Tasker, Steven Lynch, David Longstaff, Ashley Tait, Tom Watkins, Gary Wishart, Neil Liddiard, Craig Nelson, James Manson, Rick Strachan, Scott Young, Kyle Horne, Richard Thornton, Stevie Lyle, Joe Watkins, Stephen Murphy.