Dunkirk – The Art Of Fear

by The Closer Look

Rather than focusing on a character and events happen to that character, Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk focuses on an event as characters experience it. Join The Closer Look for an in-depth discussion of how Nolan upends traditional narrative conventions in the film to create suspense and fear.


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