‘Lynch/Oz’ Trailer: David Lynch’s Fascination with ‘The Wizard of Oz’ Is Unmasked
David Lynch is the man behind the curtain, the wonderful Wizard of Oz, in the surreal construct we call cinema.
Or so documentary “Lynch/Oz” makes it out to be.Directed by Alexandre O.
Philippe, the film was born out of auteur Lynch’s response during a Q&a panel at the 2001 New York Film Festival following the screening of “Mulholland Drive.” Lynch said more than 20 years ago that “there is not a day that goes by that I don’t think about ‘The Wizard of Oz‘” when asked about the classic film’s impact on his own work.“Lynch/Oz” reframes Lynch’s filmography within the context of the technicolor fantasy dream sequence that propelled innocent Dorothy (Judy Garland) into a storybook world.
The documentary premieres in theaters and on demand December 2.The official synopsis reads: “Lynch/Oz” explores one of the most fascinating puzzles in the history
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