Evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbor of Dunkirk, France, between May 26- June 04, 1940, during Battle of France in World War II. Written by
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for intense war experience and some language
Did You Know?
In creating of this film, director Christopher Nolan
focused on the "real" of every aspect: putting an IMAX camera on the cockpit and wing of an actual Spitfire plane, floating cameramen around in the water with actors, and creating unpredictability and suspense for the audience. See more
Featured in Film '72: Episode #46.1