And the dance became a tool for him to express himself. When he could not speak, he danced to ease his mood, to tell the audience who he was. The dances of Arthur in the film show the liberation and marked a landmark moment inside his psychology. Contributing to the successful construction of the main double image must mention the efforts of another “character” and the counterbalance of Arthur Fleck: Gotham City.
Gotham is a decaying city, flooded with evils with increasingly clear rich-poor divisions. It harbored all sorts of people: from Arthur’s mother to her neighbor Sophie, good and bad former colleagues, teenage teenagers, and the rich like Thomas. Wayne (Brett Cullen).