David Lynch Selects
dir. Stanley Kubrick, US/UK, 1962, 35mm, b/w, 152 min.
great performances, direction, writing and mood.” – David Lynch
Stanley Kubrick’s film adaptation of Vladimir Nabakov’s controversial novel remains one of the director’s finest films. The story of a middle-aged professor who becomes obsessed with a young, precocious teenage girl spirals toward a tragic conclusion where seduction overcomes the all rational thought.