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Watch: David Lynch Walks Through his Philadelphia Museum Exhibition

in Filmmaker Videos
on Sep 17, 2014

Here’s a change of pace for David Lynch: a video in which he’s silent. Apparently coveting the type of foot traffic drawn by MoMA’s Tim Burton retrospective in 2010, which (at least at the time) drew the third-largest attendance numbers in the museum’s history, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts is hosting the first big US retro of its alumnus’ artwork. Here, Lynch strides through the museum, looking at the fruits of his work to the strains of his own “The Night Bell With Lightning” from 2011’s album Crazy Clown Time. If you want a quick walk through this part of the art-school trained director’s work (Lynch preferred his time at PAFA to his stint at Boston’s School of the Museum of Fine Arts), this’ll do.

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