By Clark Collis
Updated August 25, 2016 at 04:12 PM EDT
Credit: Jan Thijs

Denis Villeneuve’s science fiction film Arrival will open this year’s Fantastic Fest, which takes place at Austin, Texas’ Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar cinema from Sept. 22 to Sept. 29. The latest movie from the director of Sicario and the upcoming Blade Runner sequel stars Amy Adams as a linguist tasked with the mission of communicating with aliens. The cast also includes Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker.

Learn more about this year’s Fantastic Fest at the event’s official website.