Man // Woman // Mirror
by Joost Broeren
Mirrors are an intricate part of cinema’s history. In this video essay, Joost Broeren examines a specific trope that has emerged alongside the prevalence of cinematic mirrors: scenes in which characters stop at a mirror and look themselves in the eye.
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