Christopher Nolan

‘Dunkirk’s Stunning Basis In Archival Footage

Christopher Nolan shot his film with impeccable historical accuracy. World War II was a huge era of film productivity for…

Numerology Goes to the Movies

More accurately, it never left.

‘Wonder Woman’ DP Matthew Jensen: A Student of the Origin Story

We speak with Matthew Jensen about his own hero's journey, how his work on The L Word prepared him for Wonder…

The Musical Motifs of Christopher Nolan’s Protagonists

Hans Zimmer is only one piece of the puzzle. As Dunkirk most recently displayed, director Christopher Nolan wants to drum…

A Look Back at Ten of The Greatest Face-Offs in Movie History

Celebrating great movie rivalries in honor of 'Battle of the Sexes.'

History Rearranged: Christopher Nolan, ‘Dunkirk,’ and Time

Manipulating the past to inform the future.

The Evolution of Christopher Nolan’s Widowers

Christopher Nolan has a thing for widowers.

The Plot Twist Checklist

A toolbox for the construction of plot twists, not an instruction manual (nobody reads those anyway).

The Womanhood of Space Cinema

We look at the intrinsic link between womanhood and space that filmmakers often create.

The Minimalism of ‘Dunkirk’

The only way to create empathy for the soldiers in 'Dunkirk' without interrupting the tension is to show their character…