Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Another 126 wins & 119 nominations.
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(Short) (written by - as Chris Nolan)
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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Many of the film-makers I've admired over the years have used sound in bold and adventurous ways. I don't agree with the idea that you can only achieve clarity through dialogue. Clarity of story, clarity of emotions - I try to achieve that in a very layered way using all the different things at my disposal - picture and sound.
Frequently in his films the protagonists, at some crucial moment, feel let down or betrayed by their mentors whom they have been following blindly and with respect. (e.g. The protagonist being cheated by Cobb in Following
(1998), Leonard "discovering" that Teddy is the culprit in Memento
(2000), Hilary Swank
's character respecting Al Pacino
as a great detective in Insomnia
(2002) only to find out...