The Incredibles Symbolism: The Power of Family

In Pixar’s The Incredibles, each family member’s superpower represents their place in a traditional family dynamic. In this video essay, ScreenPrism takes a closer look at how the film uses these powers as analogies to ultimately challenge our assumptions about stereotypical family roles.

 


Case Studies: Symbolism in Films


Family & Relationships


Pixar


Brad Bird


The Incredibles