David Lynch Commercials
David Lynch is a director of films and commercials. Lynch is known for his films: Eraserhead, Mulholland Drive, Blue Velvet, Dune and The Elephant Man. He’s also known for his TV series, Twin Peaks and Hotel Room. David Lynch is also the genius behind TV adverts for Obsession (1988), Clear Blue Easy (1997), Playstation 2: The Third Place (2000) and Nissan Micra (2002). His commercials are online on the following site: lynchnet.com/ads and davidlynch.de/commercials.html
Four television commercials for Calvin Klein Obsession in 1988 each focused on a different author: Women in Love, by D.H. Lawrence, The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway.
Ads from 1997 for Clear Blue Easy star Marisa Parker promoting home pregnancy test kits.
In this 2002 clip a pair of Blue Lips wants to know if we speak Micra.
In the Playstation 2 – The Third Place commercial, released in 2002, we’re provided with an escape into a parallel universe of video games, close to schizophrenia, a subject recurrent in Lynch’s work.