The trunk as a cinematic representation and as a metaphor in Matka

Lefebvre-Linetzky, Jacques
April 2014
Short Film Studies;Apr2014, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p23
Academic Journal
The trunk the traveller drags along is shown in a variety of powerful shots as he makes his way uphill. It conjures up two familiar myths: Sisyphus and Pandora's box, which provide interesting clues regarding the symbolic significance of such a voyage.


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