Circles represent wholeness and infinity, without beginning or end. They imply unity but draw boundaries between that which is included and that which is outside; they simultaneously protect and restrict.
In cinematography, the circle beckons the viewer in. We are invited to step inside, to inhabit another world and to partake in its symbolic meaning.
You may have noticed in the paper yesterday, God dropped a church roof on thirty-four of His worshipers in Texas Wednesday night - just as they were groveling through a hymn. Don’t you think that felt good?