David Lynch turns 75: Director treats fans to short film titled What Did Jack Do?
Lynch, as a homicide detective, is seen interrogating a talking monkey in the 17-minute short film
David Lynch, the iconic filmmaker, has treated his fans to a 17-minute short film on his 75th birthday called What Did Jack Do? The film is out on Netflix and it stars the director himself as a homicide detective interrogating a monkey.
The film is as surreal as a David Lynch film can get. The monkey will be seen talking in the movie, which also has a cameo by actor Emily Stofle, the wife of the director.
David Lynch received the Honorary Academy Award in 2019. The director's last work was the reboot of his iconic 90s show Twin Peaks, a surrealistic detective show that broke many conventions of TV shows.
The fourth season of Twin Peaks might happen according to David Lynch, but it will not be aired before 2021.