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(Short) (written by - as Chris Nolan)
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...I studied English Literature. I wasn't a very good student, but one thing I did get from it, while I was making films at the same time with the college film society, was that I started thinking about the narrative freedoms that authors had enjoyed for centuries and it seemed to me that filmmakers should enjoy those freedoms as well.
He does not create a story outline before beginning the writing of a screenplay, although he does take copious notes regarding events, characters, and ideas.
His films often have obsessive protagonists with a troubled past, who are obsessed to gain justice by any means in life (e.g. Leonard in Memento
(2000), Al Pacino's character in Insomnia
(2002), Bruce Wayne in Batman Begins
(2005). Also the protagonist of Following
(1998) and Hugh Jackman in The Prestige
(2006) were obsessive)