3:5 – Transitions

This post covers a series of short scenes edited together into a unified sequence. Mr. C (Kyle MacLachlan) drives down a road in the desert; the same as when Agent Cooper saw him from an elevated vantage point while gazing out through the drapes of the Black Lodge. As he drives, he starts to lose … Continue reading 3:5 – Transitions

3:4 – The former Ms Ronette Pulaski

Laura Palmer (Sheryl Lee) wasn't the only victim of Leland/BOB (Ray Wise/Frank Silva) on that cold night in February of 1989. Though it was her body washed up on the bank of the river near the Martell homestead that brought the attention of the FBI, the shell-shocked visage of Ronette Pulaski (Phoebe Augustine) crossing the … Continue reading 3:4 – The former Ms Ronette Pulaski

3:2 – Naido

The room Cooper (Kyle MacLachlan) finds himself in is graded in a pinkish crimson hue. The sound design changes accordingly - this entire sequence is underpinned with subtly evocative tones and drones that help suggest an almost submerged quality; as though a great weight lies above the ceiling, making the room feel cave-like. The action … Continue reading 3:2 – Naido

3:1 – The purple realm

Opening titles dispensed with, Part 3 continues Agent Cooper's (Kyle MacLachlan) descent through the infinite, having been shunted out of our plain of existence during his brief spell in the mysterious glass box. It's a bracing reintroduction. He sees an expanse of purple smoke. A cloud of it blooms out of centre frame as we … Continue reading 3:1 – The purple realm