- Stars: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker
- Director(s): Denis Villeneuve
- Writer(s): Eric Heisserer (screenplay by), Ted Chiang (based on the story "Story of Your Life" written by)
- Plot Keywords: alien contact, linguistics, linguist, nonlinear timeline, based on short story
- Production Company: Lava Bear Films,FilmNation Entertainment,21 Laps Entertainment
A linguist works with the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world.