Eighty-eight fans completed the assignment to write a compelling backstory on a Twin Peaks character of their choice. Today, we announce the three finalists as selected by Welcome to Twin Peaks and Mark Frost himself!
Ask Phillip Jeffries about Judy, hang out with the woodsmen above the convenience store or inspect the inside of the glass box in New York (just step over the bodies of Sam and Tracey on the penthouse floor).
Featuring over two dozen original Twin Peaks characters and a plethora of props, this spectacular poster takes inspiration from a few memorable scenes, but mostly promotional images from the original series.
“Especially the first half of the film is a black comedy, a strange comedy. Like I've said before, it's got to be a certain kind of comedy in order to make the switch into a sort of fear.” (David Lynch on Eraserhead in 1979)
Proving once again he's as much a fan as the rest of us, Kyle MacLachlan repeated his first line from the series —which establishes the story's timeline and is thus the very reason for Twin Peaks Day— semi-live at 11:30 AM (PST) from a New York City cab.
From Trinity's mushroom cloud over the Evolution of the Arm to the parasitic frog moth, visual effects company BUF is responsible for plenty of eye candy in the third season of Twin Peaks. Check out this VFX reel demonstrating how they made David Lynch's ideas come to life.