David Lynch

Born:  January 20, 1946, Missoula, Montana

 

1977:  Eraserhead

1980:  The Elephant Man

1984:  Dune

1986:  Blue Velvet

1990:  Wild At Heart

1991:  The King of Ads

1992:  Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me

1995:  Lumiere and Company

1997:  Lost Highway

1999:  The Straight Story

2001:  Mulholland Drive

2006:  Inland Empire

2007:  To Each His Own Cinema

2014:  Twin Peaks: The Missing Pieces

 

Academy Award:  Honorary Award (2020)
Nominations:  Best Director, The Elephant Man (1980); Best Screenplay, The Elephant Man (1980); Best Director, Blue Velvet (1986); Mulholland Drive (2001)

Cannes Film Festival Awards:  Palme D’Or, Wild At Heart (1990); Best Director, Mulholland Drive (2001) (tie)
Nominations:  In Competition, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (1992); The Straight Story (1999)

European Film Award:  Screen International Award, The Straight Story (1999)

Golden Globe Award Nominations:  Best Director, The Elephant Man (1980); Best Screenplay, Blue Velvet (1986); Best Director, Mulholland Drive (2001); Best Screenplay, Mulholland Drive (2001)

Venice Film Festival Award:  Career Golden Lion (2006)

 

Photo by Gabriel Marchi