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“I’m from Poland. Sorry, for my English. I read your article about Arrival after seeing the movie. I was wondering about three-act structure of this movie. Could you tell me in which minute – in your opinion – are the act breaks for act I, II and III? I’m have a trouble to do this. For me:
I act ends at 41 min – after Louise return from the spaceship – “kangaroo” scene
II act = 92 min – after they get in contact with aliens
III act is about stopping China from attack on aliens
What do you think?
I took French in high school, which was more than a few months back. So I’ve forgotten a lot of it (um, ok, all of it.) But when I go to France and spend a week having to get around, I find a huge amount of my early learning comes back. Which is why I’m a big fan of immersion learning—your brain remembers and internalizes a lot more than you think it does.
One easy way to get better at video is to immerse yourself in great film and TV. I’ve got a list of a hundred or so of … Read the rest