Hands in Movies: Grabbing Your Attention
by Now You See It
Every person has hands, so, by default, every movie with people has hands. But how can hands be used to express important ideas? Let’s take a look at movies throughout film history to see how filmmakers use them as a symbol and as a tool.
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