Forrest Gump Explained: What the Feather Means

What’s the deal with the feather in Forrest Gump? What does it actually mean? Tune in for a look at how the Robert Zemeckis/Tom Hanks classic is still teaching us a lesson about our destiny, about the random and the divine – through that little white, floating feather.

Symbolic Objects



Robert Zemeckis

Forrest Gump