A Hero’s Journey Through Cinema: The Mythical Structure of Film
Savannah, Ga. : Savannah College of Art and Design
Thesis (M.F.A.) -- Film and Television
Savannah College of Art and Design -- Department of Film and Television
Includes bibliographical references (p.26-27).
The mythological method for telling stories has been around for as long as humans have been. It’s in our nature to share stories one with another. The Hero’s Journey is a basic structure that has served mankind as a means to effectively tell stories and share legends. Filmmakers have successfully implemented the Hero’s Journey as a framework for Hollywood’s successful films of both the past and the present.
CHAIR: McCarey, Kevin
Ott Allen, Judith
Film and Television
PDF : 27 p.