Sidebar program includes 'Lolita,' 'Eraserhead'
David Lynch has selected five feature films to be screened at AFI Fest in his role as first-ever Guest Artistic Director.
Lynch tapped Ingmar bergman’s “Hour of the Wolf,” Stanley Kubrick’s “Lolita,” Jacques Tati’s “Mon Oncle,” Alfred Hitchcock’s “Rear Window” and Billy Wilder’s “Sunset Boulevard.”
As part of the special sidebar program, the festival will screen Lynch’s first feature film, “Eraserhead,” which was made while Lynch was a Fellow at AFI’s Center For Advanced Film Studies.
Lynch will attend the festival on Nov. 6 to present the double-bill of “Eraserhead” and “Sunset Boulevard.” The festival will be held at the Chinese Theatre, the Mann Chinese 6 theatres, the Egyptian Theatre and the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel during Nov. 4-11.