119 wins & 168 nominations.
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(Short) (written by - as Chris Nolan)
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5' 11¼" (1.81 m)
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I always find myself gravitating to the analogy of a maze. Think of film noir and if you picture the story as a maze, you don't want to be hanging above the maze watching the characters make the wrong choices because it's frustrating. You actually want to be in the maze with them, making the turns at their side, that keeps it more exciting... I quite like to be in that maze.
Flew in a Spitfire plane during the filming of the aerial battle scenes of Dunkirk in order to get proper and realistic dogfight shots.
His characters often gain a physical or psychological handicap in the course of the film (SPOILERS: in The Prestige
(2006), Angier gets a crippled leg while Borden loses two fingers; in The Dark Knight
(2008), Salvatore Maroni gets a crippled leg; in Insomnia
(2002), Dormer gets insomnia; in Memento
(2000), Leonard gains a memory handicap, the event of which is shown in flashback during the film)