Film: Following

The cast/crew bit: written & directed by Christopher Nolan, starring Jeremy Theobauld and Alex Haw

The ten-word synopsis: Writer who follows people for material gets involved in dodginess.

In 1996, a young man called Christopher Nolan, who made a living by producing corporate training videos, set out with the aim of making a feature film. Having written a script inspired by a robbery that happened to him not too long beforehand, he roped in a friend, with whom he had previous made a short film, and his girlfriend, and a couple of others he knew, to help. 15 years later, this man is one of the most successful movie directors on the planet, both critically and commercially. Continue reading