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If "Inception" Isn't Enough, Chris Nolan's First Film Now On-Demand

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If "Inception" Isn't Enough, Chris Nolan's First Film Now On-Demand
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt on "Inception": "There is Always an Organic Reality to it"

Ellen Page, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Cillian Murphy hit the red carpet for the premiere of their new film, "Inception," in Hollywood where they talk about why fans will love the movie and how great it is to work with Christopher Nolan.
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With Chris Nolan's profile at an all-time high, some genius decided to bring the director's first film to TV.

Nolan's sci-fi heist film "Inception" took in $60 million on its first weekend, an impressive opening for a film that isn't a sequel or adaptation. In an effort to catch the wave, IFC (that's the Independent Film Channel) has made Nolan's debut effort, "Following," available on-demand.

"Following" tells the story of a struggling English writer who begins trailing people around London searching for inspiration. Along the way he meets a young thief named Cobb (as in Dom Cobb, Leonardo DiCaprio's character in "Inception"), who begins to bring him along on burglaries.

The film was written, directed, filmed and co-produced by Nolan, working with a cast and crew that was, for the most part fully employed, thereby forcing most shooting to be done on weekends over the course of a year.

The film received rave reviews and won a handful of minor awards. Most importantly, it raised Nolan's standing enough that he was abe to get financing for "Memento."

Related Topics Following, Inception, Chris Nolan
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