Bird Symbolism in Psycho: Women as Prey

The reoccurring motifs of birds in Hitchcock’s trailblazing horror film, Psycho is indicative of Norman’s hatred towards women. ScreenPrism tells us how the birds symbolize the relationship between predator and prey.

 

 

 


Animals


Horror Thriller


Psychological Horror


Psychological Thriller


Alfred Hitchcock


Psycho