Christopher Nolan is a British director, producer and writer who began making movies as a child with a Super-8 camera. He honed his craft at university where he made movies at the University College London. His first feature length film, “Following” came in 1998 and was made on a budget of just $6,000. This movie was successful at many film festivals and this success led to funding for further projects. His next project was the film “Memento”, which was based on a story written by his brother. It was this film that led to his was nomination for an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. This early success boosted his career and before long he was directing some of the biggest films in Hollywood. He was nominated for two more Academy Awards in 2011. His future looks very bright and he could very well become the hottest director in the industry. The following is a list of films that Christopher Nolan has been involved in during his career so far.
Director/ Producer/Writer (unless stated)
Man of Steel (upcoming)
The Dark Knight Rises 2012
The Dark Knight 2008
The Prestige 2006
Batman Begins 2005 (not listed as a producer)
Insomnia 2002 (not listed as a producer or writer. However, he did write the final draft of the screenplay)
Memento 2000 (not listed as a producer)
Related Movie Lists
Stanley Kubrick Movie List – Nolan lists Kubrick as one of his favorite directors and inspirations for his career.
Michael Caine Movie List – In an interview Nolan stated that he loves working with Caine. As of 2012, Caine has appeared in 5 of Nolan’s movies.