Film & TV
Lesson time 9:11 min
Every artist struggles with fears of failure and the pressures of success. David encourages you to keep your creative decisions focused on one overriding goal: staying true to the idea.
Topics include: Failure and Success • Suffering in Art • The Role of the Audience
An avant-garde figure in filmmaking, David Lynch introduced mainstream audiences to art-house films. Now the Oscar-nominated director of Mulholland Drive teaches his cross-disciplinary creative process. Learn how he catches ideas, translates them into a narrative, and moves beyond formulaic storytelling. Embrace the art life in David’s MasterClass and learn to test the boundaries of your own artistic expression in any medium.
An outstanding, deeply-inspiring Masterclass of the highest standard. Thank you David, and thank you Masterclass Team for consistently delivering the best online education I have come across. I hope you keep going and adding lots more amazing filmmakers. Any chance of getting: William Friedkin, Paul Schrader, Brian DePalma and.......Taika Waititi???
David made me finally realize my ideas and process are me. Learning to embrace and stay true to yourself is everything! Im going down a better road.
David Lynch through this MasterClass has reinvigorated my creative insides, to trust what I see and feel, and to release that which holds me back - fear and insecurities. Very grateful for this time spent with his words.
David Lynch is a force of nature. He is to be truly respected. He has helped me see how my creativity can be applied deeply in film. It was pleasure to learn from this unique expert.