Reading Neil Burger's Divergent Through
Deep Green Resistance
First Scene in Divergent Displaying Acting Credits
This is Lake Michigan in the future all dried up.Rotting, rusty hulks of huge ships are stranded on what was once a
There is no voice over telling us what happened only the beginning music of Philip Glass I think, as the shot goes over the fence and floats towards Chicago's buildings, people walking in their different color faction clothes as Beatrice tells us there has been a war and their city is divided into separate factions.
For anyone who has seen Lake Michigan this is imagining the future time in the novel/movie to us.
But it is also revealing the recent past to us.
THE ARAL SEA
|A sea once so huge all of Ireland could have fit into it.|
A Sea of 1000 islands.
Beautiful, rich with fish and sea animals
Ruined by USSR dams blocking the water for industrial use.
|1000 Islands between New York and Ontario - Resorts and homes for wild animals and people|
A Comparable body of water.