Dance in Twin Peaks (Part 1)

Dance is one of the (many) running themes throughout Twin Peaks, and indeed, through David Lynch’s output generally. It functions on many levels in the series, as a symbol, as a narrative device, as a way of shifting time. Above all, it looks great on the screen. In this short series of visual essays, I mull on dance in Twin Peaks, using a method I found in a book on Tibetan Buddhism. Or it may have been in a dream…

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Twin Peaks Dancers

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