His name has practically become a byword for "original" and "weird." He's also one of our greatest film masters, with an untouchable filmography and a reputation that, if anything, improves every year. We're lucky to have him among us, still working and still giving us the most accurate weather report of all at age 70.
Here are some photos of Lynch behind the scenes of his films.
THE ELEPHANT MAN
TWIN PEAKS, FIRE WALK WITH ME