SPOILERS: Arrival is the best science fiction film of the decade. It is powerful and philosophical, speaking to the complexity of language and its ability to change our perception of the world around us.
Claudius the God asks us whether it is right to support Claudius as he descends into despotism – not just for the characters, but for ourselves as readers – as illustrated by a fable about the choices of a dog.
Tourists now flock to Ljubljana, but people already familiar with Prague and Budapest might mistake it for a lesser imitation. By embracing its countercultural side, it can prove that this is far from the truth.