Telling the Story of Half A Million

Three groups of individuals are set to tell the story of almost half a million people on land, sea and air. Christopher Nolan’s new epic starts with a kid, a young soldier, wandering through the empty streets of Dunkirk with the rest of his squad. Suddenly thuds of a rifle louder than they have any right to be shoot through you, and through the soldiers squad. You instantly fear for your life as you put yourself into his shoes. A wall of sound and sweeping wide shots puts you closer to war than you’ve ever been in your life. Nolan captures the grandeur of the landscape, and the determination of the people. This is Dunkirk. What can you tell us about your characters and where they fit into the story of Dunkirk? Jack Lowden: My character is called Collins. He’s an RAF Officer who is flying in a sortie over Dunkirk…