Christopher Nolan Teaming With Interstellar Cinematographer on Dunkirk From Inception and Interstellar to The Dark Knight Trilogy, the most recent films from director Christopher Nolan have certainly been big, bold and thought-provoking. The varied content of each project makes it hard to consider what might be next for the filmmaker – especially after a release date was announced for his new secret project. This was followed a few months later by the confirmation that his next feature – which he also penned – would be a WWII epic entitled Dunkirk.