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The Matrix- the movie.  Neo: What is the Matrix? Trinity: The answer is out there, Neo, and it’s looking for you, and it will find you if you want it to.  Analyse this close up shot of why and...

The Matrix - the movie. 

Neo: What is the Matrix?

Trinity: The answer is out there, Neo, and it’s looking for you, and it will find you if you want it to. 

Analyse this close up shot of why and how it reinforces the search for the truth. 

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Trinity whispers this into Neo's ear. This intimate act makes it appear to others that they are a couple: perhaps in order to arouse no suspicion about anything. The intimacy also gives Trinity a chance to convey the sense of significance of what she is saying to Neo. Also, about the shot, note that they are in a club with loud music while some people (namely Neo's clients) are on drugs (mescaline). Compare the way those people are drugging themselves, distorting their perspectives of the world even more; whereas Neo is soberly searching for truth. Consider the juxtaposition: a room full of people overwhelmed physically and mentally by the distractions of drugs and loud music - and Neo...

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