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Christopher Nolan
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Christopher Nolan: The blockbuster auteur

Explore the career of the British-born director Christopher Nolan, who achieved critical and commercial success with his second feature, the psychological thriller Memento (2000), followed by the big-budget Insomnia (2002) and the mystery drama The Prestige (2005), before being handed the reins of the Batman franchise, with his Dark Knight Trilogy offering a complex noirish take on the travails of the Caped Crusader. Discover the screenplays of Nolan's more recent work, including the epic science-fiction drama Interstellar (2014) and the Academy-Award winning World War II drama Dunkirk (2017).