convey (messages)

The word "convey" means to "carry". But it's usually used to talk about getting across messages, information, feelings, etc. between people:

Her eyes conveyed a sense of loneliness and despair.

I think the movie was meant to convey the idea that, no matter how hard you try to be independent, everyone needs to rely on the people around them from time to time.

This phrase appears in these lessons: