Running from 1-31 July, BFI Southbank are delighted to present a season of films which have inspired director Christopher Nolan
’s new feature Dunkirk
(2017), released in cinemas across the UK on Friday 21 July.Christopher Nolan
Presents has been personally curated by the award-winning director and will offer audiences unique insight into the films which influenced his hotly anticipated take on one of the key moments of WWII.
The season will include a special preview screening of Dunkirk
on Thursday 13 July, which will be presented in 70mm and include an introduction from the director himself.Christopher Nolan
is a passionate advocate for the importance of seeing films projected on film, and as one of the few cinemas in the UK that still shows a vast amount of celluloid film, BFI Southbank will screen all the films in the season on 35mm or 70mm.
In 2015 Nolan appeared on stage alongside visual artist