This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
"When one man dies, it's a tragedy. When thousands die, it's statistics."
- Joseph Stalin
Less a film about an event and more a film designed to reproduce an experience of an event, Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk (2017) is an interesting work concerning the monotony of warfare and the value of perspective. Aside from the Mark Rylance section of the story on the sea, dialogue is sparse, and emphasis on the collective protagonist is palpable as we are placed in the…