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David Lynch Film Festival at the Moth Club

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Time 12:30
Date 22/07/18
Price £10

Celebrate the nightmare visionary David Lynch with 5 films and 10 hours and 20ish minutes of pure Lynchian madness.

Get your David Lynch fix with some of his best works. It's not all about Twin Peaks, there's so much more to this legend's filmography with some of his classics coming straight to you, it's binge-watching time. Oh, and there's free popcorn!


13:00: Eraserhead - Lynch's first feature-length film Eraserhead, starring Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Jeanne Bates, Judith Anna Roberts, Laurel Near, and Jack Fisk. Eraserhead tells the story of Henry Spencer (Nance), who is left to care for his grossly deformed child in a desolate industrial landscape.

15:00: Blue Velvet - Lynch's American neo-noir mystery film starring Kyle MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper and Laura Dern. The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of psychopathic criminals who have kidnapped her child.

17:00: Wild at Heart - based on Barry Gifford's 1989 novel of the same name, Wild at Heart follows young lovers Sailor and Lula as they run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor. Starring  Nicolas Cage, Laura Dern and Willem Dafoe.

19:00: Lost Highway - A French-American neo-noir film, directed by Lynch and co-written by Barry Gifford. After a bizarre encounter at a party, a jazz saxophonist is framed for the murder of his wife and sent to prison, where he inexplicably morphs into a young mechanic and begins leading a new life. Starring Bill Pullman, Patricia Arquette, Balthazar Getty, Robert Blake, Natasha Gregson Wagner, Gary Busey and Robert Loggia.

21:00: Mulholland Drive - After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality. Starring Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Justin Theroux, Ann Miller, and Robert Forster.

COMPETITION: Win 1x pair of tickets to attend David Lynch Film Festival at the Moth Club at 12:30 on Sunday 22 July. To enter the competition, send an email to vienna@run-riot.com with the correct answer in the ‘subject’ line. The winner will be randomly selected.

Q: Lynch almost ended up in which universe? Directing, that is...
A: .1) Back to the Future .2) The Matrix .3) Spiderman .4) Star Wars