David Lynch is a perpetual inspiration. I'm watching INLAND EMPIRE as I write this brief introduction, a surreal horror film I can return to countless times, year after year, and never tire of exploring, of being frightened and intrigued by its nightmarish profundity and creative power. His film TWIN PEAKS: FIRE WALK WITH ME clawed into [...]
David Ohle, in conversation with J.A. Tyler, says, " My approach is not that different from a film director's. I call for live action and my characters enter the set, a set already designed and waiting for them to play out their roles. I often cut, rethink, or re-see a given scene many times, until [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eOIaT85cTekI owe a lot to the wise instruction of Peter Markus, a man who knows how to give words weight and space, and how to help students discover (or rediscover) their language, their voice. Also, he's one heck of a great writer and this video is worth watching.