The teaser of the documentary Lynch / Oz has been unveiled online, which analyzes the link between director David Lynch and the film The Wizard of Oz.
Lynch / Oz is the documentary directed by Alexandre O. Philippe that will explore the link between director David Lynch and The Wizard of Oz, of which the teaser.
The short video only anticipates the atmosphere of the project which will be presented at the London Film Festival ahead of a UK release scheduled for December 2nd.
The idea behind Lynch / Oz was born after a panel that took place in 2001 at the New York Film Festival after a screening of Mulholland Drive. The director David Lynch had in fact told talking about which cinematographic works inspired him during his career: “Not a day goes by without my thinking about the film The Wizard of Oz”.
The synopsis states that the documentary explores one of the most fascinating enigmas in the history of cinema: the lasting symbiotic bond between The Wizard of Oz and the surrealism that distinguishes the works of David Lynch.
The six chapters that make up the documentary will be narrated by Amy Nicholson, Karyn Kusama, Rodney Ascher, and John Waters.
Director Alexandre O. Philippe explores as well as Lynch explores the false concept of a safe suburb by exposing a surreal portal of its own over the rainbow.