In Black Swan,
this moment, "at which the protagonist can no longer maintain the status quo," doesn't occur until about eight minutes, or pages, in (according to the approximate 1:1 ratio of screenplay pages to onscreen minutes
, anyway). When Nina learns that the company will be performing Swan Lake,
her dream production, she wants the role of the Swan Queen more than anything, but, like Andrew in Whiplash
, attaining it is not going to be easy.