By David Foster Wallace
Ostensibly a suite file at the filming of misplaced street for most well known journal yet in fact a way more bold piece than that; as you could purely count on from Foster Wallace. this is often extra a nuanced (and very humorous) interrogation of the total Lynchian aesthetic with Wallace attempting to get instantly in his personal brain why he's so occupied with Lynch's work.
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I don't think anybody really lives there; I think it gets treated as an annex to Lynch's own house and that Lynch's children's play spills over. HQ through a sliding glass door into what is the house's kitchen, with a Mannington tile floor and a dishwasher and a fridge with witty magnets on it, plus there's a kitchen table where a collegeage kid is sitting working diligently at a laptop, and at first it all looks like some ur-domestic scene of a college kid home at his folks' house for the weekend or something, except when you come closer you start to notice that the kid's got a scary haircut and a serious facial tic, and what he's doing on the laptop is cueing a still-frame shot of the brunette Patricia Arquette's mutilated corpse against some set of coded specs on a clipboard that's propped against his Boynton mug of coffee.
I I 39 (solipsism being not exactly the cheery crackling hearth of psychophilosophical orientations) A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again 17 193 the only part of this article that's really i n any way "behind the scenes" Asymmetrical Productions' headquarters is, as mentioned, the house next door to Lynch's house. It really is a house. In the yard outside the door are a department store swingset and a Big Wheel on its side. I don't think anybody really lives there; I think it gets treated as an annex to Lynch's own house and that Lynch's children's play spills over.
While the car-filming is going on, the other 60 or so members of 178 David Foster Wallace the location crew and staff all perform small maintenance and preparatory tasks and lounge around and shoot the shit and basically kill enormous amounts of time. 's, unit publicists, location managers, costume people with rollable racks of clothes like you see in NYC's Garment District, continuity people, script people, special effects coordinators and technicians, LAFD cigarette-discouragers, a representative of the production's insurance underwriter, a variety of personal assistants and factota and interns, and a substantial number of persons with no discernible function at all.
David Lynch Keeps His Head by David Foster Wallace