Midnight Sun

Darkness Never Falls in the Daylight Noir World of Insomnia

Light operates as a character, as a catalyst, and as a metaphor in the film Insomnia. Of course, in order to fully understand light, you need to have darkness. Although director Christopher Nolan and cinematographer Wally Pfister, whose last collaboration was the phenomenally successful independent movie Memento, have an affinity for film noir, they prefer to achieve their contrasts through naturalisti

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