Character: Louise Banks
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Written by: Eric Heisserer
Produced by: Shawn Levy, Dan Levine, Aaron Ryder, David Linde
Cast Members: Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma
Release date: November 11, 2016
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Linguistics professor Louise Banks (Amy Adams) leads an elite team of investigators when gigantic spaceships touch down in 12 locations around the world. As nations teeter on the verge of global war, Banks and her crew must race against time to find a way to communicate with the extraterrestrial visitors. Hoping to unravel the mystery, she takes a chance that could threaten her life and quite possibly all of mankind.
→ Why are they here?
• Despite knowing the journey… and where it leads… I embrace it… and I welcome every moment of it.
• But now I’m not so sure I believe in beginnings and endings. There are days that define your story beyond your life. Like the day they arrived.