Film Language Tag: sequence
A series of related scenes edited together; a series of shots linked by time, place, or action that forms a narrative unit with a beginning, middle, and end. The equivalent of a chapter in a novel. A complete work is normally divided into acts, sequences, scenes, and shots (in order from the general to the specific).
Civil Rights leader Kwame Ture (Corey Hawkins) recites a speech at a local rally hosted by the Black Student Union. Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) attends, going in undercover on behalf of the police as Philip Zimmerman (Adam Driver) and Jimmy Creek (Michael Buscemi) listen in. Ture speaks on the need to embrace Blackness and Black beauty, police brutality, opposition to the Vietnam war, and the fight for racial equality.