Dunkirk | Fight For Survival

by CineFrames

Christopher Nolan is often criticized for relaying every ounce of information straight from characters’ mouths to the audience. In this video essay, CineFrames demonstrates how Nolan’s 2010 film, Dunkirk, can be read as a response to this criticism, highlighting the director’s effective use of visual storytelling and sparse dialogue to construct a portrait of wartime evacuation.

 

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