he's declaring the eternal 'yes'.
whimsical & unobserved tension, evoking the most feeling out of the slightest motion.
daniel day lewis is incredible in this, his lithe, towering body curved inward in a rat like stature. both dignified and inferior--skittish even. the way he regards music as though he's conducting it, even though he has no influence on its progression. as if appreciating is the same as possessing or taking control of. his entire character captured in the smallest tendency.
unspoken complexity. mr. emerson, a character who appears quiet and serious, but who can be seen running naked and haphazardly jumping over tennis nets. emotionally outspoken, though rarely speaking a word. a perfect foil for daniel day lewis's mr. vyse who…