Knowledge Identifier: +Christopher_Nolan
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1970.
Countries: United States (45%), United Kingdom (21%), (14%)
Linked to: University College London, Haileybury and Imperial Service College, Syncopy Inc., IMAX
Nolan screened "Following" at the 1999 Slamdance Film Festival, and won the Black & White award
Memento (film) - "'Memento"' is a 2000 American neo-noir-psychological thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan
Maura Tierney - Tierney's highest-profile film while a member of the "ER" cast was the 2002 film "Insomnia", directed by Christopher Nolan
"Batman Begins" was the eighth-highest-grossing film of 2005 in the United States and the year's ninth-highest-grossing film worldwide
Henri Ducard - In Christopher Nolan's 2005 film "Batman Begins", Ra's al Ghul uses the alias of Henri Ducard to mask his true identity during the first half of the film
Rachel Dawes - "'Rachel Dawes"' is a fictional character who first appeared in Christopher Nolan's 2005 feature film, "Batman Begins"
He was named an Honorary Fellow of UCL in 2006; a title given out to individuals "who have attained distinction in the arts, literature, science, business or public life"
The Prestige (film) - Jonathan and Christopher Nolan finished the final shooting draft on January 13, 2006, and began production three days later on January 16
The Prestige (film) - July 2006 an had previously collaborated with director Christopher Nolan on "Following", "Memento" and "Insomnia"
Jonathan Nolan - Nolan co-wrote, along with Christopher Nolan, the screenplay for the 2008 blockbuster "The Dark Knight"
Justice League Part One - With production delays continuing, and the success of "The Dark Knight" in July 2008 Warner Bros. decided to focus on development of individual films featuring the main heroes, allowing director Christopher Nolan to separately complete his "Batman" trilogy with "The Dark Knight Rises" in 2012
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind - At the end of 2009, "The Onion"'s A.V. Club rated "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" as the number one film of the 2000s, beating out the likes of Christopher Nolan's "Memento" and the Coen Brothers' "No Country for Old Men"
During story discussions for "The Dark Knight Rises" in 2010, Goyer told Nolan of his idea to present Superman in a modern context
Interstellar (film) - Fandango reported that pre-sales for "Interstellar" were outpacing Christopher Nolan's earlier film "Inception", as well as "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes", released earlier in 2014
Tom Hardy - In 2010, he starred as Eames in Christopher Nolan's science fiction thriller "Inception" for which he won a BAFTA Rising Star *award
Inception - "'Inception"' is a 2010 British-American science fiction heist thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan
Cillian Murphy - In late 2011 Murphy expressed a keen interest in working with Christopher Nolan on a more frequent basis, reportedly sending various audition tapes, soundbites and resumés to the directors London Home
The Dark Knight Rises - Shortly before Christmas of 2011, Christopher Nolan invited several prominent directors, including Edgar Wright, Michael Bay, Bryan Singer, Jon Favreau, Eli Roth, Duncan Jones and Stephen Daldry, to Universal CityWalk's & IMAX theatre for a private screening of the first six minutes of "The Dark Knight Rises", which had been shot on IMAX film and edited from the original camera negative
Anne Hathaway - In January 2011, it was announced that she had been cast in the role of Selina Kyle in Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight Rises", released in July 2012
In 2012, Nolan directed his third and final Batman film, "The Dark Knight Rises"
A survey of 17 academics held in 2013, regarding which filmmakers had been referenced the most in essays and dissertations marked over the last five years, showed that Nolan was the second-most studied director in the UK after Quentin Tarantino and ahead of Alfred Hitchcock, Martin Scorsese and Steven Spielberg
Matthew McConaughey - In early 2013, McConaughey was confirmed as the lead in Christopher Nolan's upcoming time travel science fiction film "Interstellar", which is set for release on November 7, 2014
Jonathan Nolan - In March 2013, a deal was brokered for Christopher Nolan to co-write, direct and produce the film with Paramount distributing domestically, while Warner Bros. will distribute internationally
Michael Caine - He is expected to appear in Christopher Nolan's 2014 science-fiction film, "Interstellar"
Interstellar (film) - On November 18, 2014 "Wired" released a tie-in online comic titled "Absolute Zero", written by Christopher Nolan and drawn by Sean Gordon Murphy
He was selected as the 2015 Class Day speaker at Princeton University
Inception - In 2016, "Memento", "The Dark Knight", and "Inception" appeared in BBC's 100 Greatest Films of the 21st Century list
Hans Zimmer - He composed the score for Christopher Nolan's 2017 film "Dunkirk", basing part of the score on a recording of a ticking watch that he had been given by Nolan
Inception - Inception was released on 4K UHD along with every Christopher Nolan film on December 19 2017
Charles Lightoller - Lightoller's actions inspired the character of "Mr. Dawson" in Christopher Nolan's 2017 film, "Dunkirk"
In February 2018 he appeared on the BBC Radio 4 programme "Desert Island Discs"
On 25 January 2019, Warner Bros. set a 17 July 2020 release date for Nolan's next film, which is currently untitled