The exposition makes the film an entertainment thus making it more of an art than business (Bordwell 54). In Inception, the heist explanation is continuous and this keeps the audience on for the entire film. Art films are supposed to keep the audience active through the entire time they are watching and Inception has managed to do this well. Engaging the audience is an important aspect for art film. Involving the audience is part of the plot unlike in business films where the audience only learns about the traits and backgrounds of the characters. In the film inception, the audience gets a feeling of satisfaction through getting close to the characters in a convectional way.
The prestigious patterning of the film Inception also makes it an art film. The plot motivates a pattern of narratives that are embedded. The idea of breaking a story in three discrete phases is just fascinating and