Film synopsis: "Armed with only one word, Tenet, and fighting for the survival of the entire world, a Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will unfold in something beyond real time." (Synopsis source: IMDB.com)

Story Dynamics

8 of the 12 essential questions

Main Character Resolve: Change
Main Character Growth: Stop
Main Character Approach: Do-er
Main Character Mental Sex: Male
Story Driver: Action
Story Limit: Optionlock
Story Outcome: Success
Story Judgment: Good

Overall Story Throughline

Save the Past from a threat from the Future

Overall Story Throughline: Universe
Overall Story Concern: Past
Overall Story Issue: Prediction vs. Interdiction
Overall Story Problem: Inertia
Overall Story Solution: Change
Overall Story Symptom: Actuality
Overall Story Response: Perception
Overall Story Catalyst: Fate
Overall Story Inhibitor: Falsehood
Overall Story Benchmark: Present
Overall Story Signpost 1: Past
Overall Story Signpost 2: Future
Overall Story Signpost 3: Progress
Overall Story Signpost 4: Present

Main Character Throughline


Main Character Throughline: Physics
Main Character Concern: Understanding
Main Character Issue: Conditioning vs. Instinct
Main Character Problem: Inertia
Main Character Solution: Change
Main Character Symptom: Projection
Main Character Response: Speculation
Main Character Unique Ability: Instinct
Main Character Critical Flaw: Sense of Self
Main Character Benchmark: Learning
Main Character Signpost 1: Doing
Main Character Signpost 2: Obtaining
Main Character Signpost 3: Learning
Main Character Signpost 4: Understanding

Influence Character Throughline

Neil / Kat

Influence Character Throughline: Psychology
Influence Character Concern: Conceptualizing
Influence Character Issue: Sense of Self vs. State of Being
Influence Character Problem: Order
Influence Character Solution: Chaos
Influence Character Symptom: Actuality
Influence Character Response: Perception
Influence Character Unique Ability: State of Being
Influence Character Critical Flaw: Conditioning
Influence Character Benchmark: Conceiving
Influence Character Signpost 1: Conceiving
Influence Character Signpost 2: Becoming
Influence Character Signpost 3: Being
Influence Character Signpost 4: Conceptualizing

Relationship Story Throughline

Guardian / Ward

Relationship Story Throughline: Mind
Relationship Story Concern: Memory
Relationship Story Issue: Evidence vs. Suspicion
Relationship Story Problem: Knowledge
Relationship Story Solution: Thought
Relationship Story Symptom: Actuality
Relationship Story Response: Perception
Relationship Story Catalyst: Truth
Relationship Story Inhibitor: Destiny
Relationship Story Benchmark: Conscious
Relationship Story Signpost 1: Preconscious
Relationship Story Signpost 2: Subconscious
Relationship Story Signpost 3: Conscious
Relationship Story Signpost 4: Memory

Addditional Story Points

Key Structural Appreciations

Overall Story Goal: Past
Overall Story Consequence: Memory
Overall Story Cost: Conceptualizing
Overall Story Dividend: Understanding
Overall Story Requirements: Present
Overall Story Prerequisites: Conscious
Overall Story Preconditions: Conceiving
Overall Story Forewarnings: Learning

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Dynamic Act Schematics


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