Birdman - The Search For Meaning

In the opening shots of Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman, we see a shooting star followed by a sea of jellyfish. In this video essay, Jack uses this imagery as a jumping off point to discuss Riggan’s search for meaning in the film.




Best Picture 2000's

Case Studies: Symbolism in Films



Alejandro González Iñárritu