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Dunkirk is episode 124 focusing on the movie of the same name, as part of the The Pod Knight Casts miniseries covering the filmography of Christopher Nolan.


In the final episode of our mini series devoted to the filmography of Christopher Nolan, Bilge Ebiri (Village Voice) joins Griffin and David to discuss 2017’s war thriller, Dunkirk. But how do the movie’s different temporalities align? What are other ways to conceal Tom Hardy’s face and body? Will Nolan’s next genre pursuit be a musical or a comedy? Together they discuss Mark Rylance getting pegged by Hollywood as the gentlest man, the mastery of Nolan’s large scale action sequences, Kevin Costner’s oil machine and Tulip Fever. Plus, announcing the next mini series on the films of Kathryn Bigelow.[1]

Milestones and Ephemera[]

  • The movie was a multiple nominee at The Third Annual Blank Check Awards including:
    • David: #4 in his top 10 for the year
      • Best Director - Christopher Nolan
      • Best Score
    • Joe Reid:
      • Best Director - Christopher Nolan
    • Ben:
      • A Wetty award


  1. Dunkirk on Audioboom.