<2h>Director Denis Villeneuve (“Sicario”, “Prisoners”) brings the short story “Story of Your Life” by Ted Chiang to the big screen 

Twelve mysterious spaceships land simultaneously in different regions of the world. The military is ordering elite team linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams) and mathematician Ian Donnelly (Jeremy Renner) to get in touch with the Aliens in order to prevent a global stampede and a potential war.  In the effort to do so, they realize that the true motives of the visitors are far different ones then original suspected.

“Arrival” will have the world premier in late August at the 73rd international Film Festival in Venice. 

Here is the trailer: