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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.
Gained major funding during the 1999 Hong Kong Film Festival by showing his film Following
(1998) and then asking the audience to donate money to his next film Memento
His films' protagonists have mostly lost their loved ones and/or failed in love, a circumstance that causes them turn into malevolent and/or apathetic forever. (e.g. Leonard in Memento
(2000) has lost his wife in a brutal murder in the past, Bruce Wayne in Batman Begins
(2005) has lost Rachel Dawes' faith in him throughout the film, Borden in The Prestige
(2006) does not get his wife's love ...