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The Power of Myth

The Power of Myth

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This series of stimulating conversations between inspirational scholar Joseph Campbell and veteran journalist Bill Moyers created a national sensation when they first aired on public television. In lively, expansive dialogues, the two men discuss how myths hold the key to understanding human experience.

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Duration (mins) Approx 387 mins
Certificate G
No. of Discs 2
Format DVD
Genre Special Interest
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This series of stimulating conversations between inspirational scholar Joseph Campbell and veteran journalist Bill Moyers created a national sensation when they first aired on public television. In lively, expansive dialogues, the two men discuss how myths hold the key to understanding human experience.

They may vary superficially from culture to culture, but at their deepest level they all reveal the path to self-fulfilment, social integration, and ultimately, transcendence. J

oin Campbell and Moyers as they touch on topics as diverse as world religions, marriage, the virgin birth, and pop culture.

Filmed at George Lucas's Skywalker Ranch and New York's American Museum of Natural History, this series fires the imagination and the intellect.

SPECIAL FEATURES
Never-before-released conversation with Campbell from Bill Moyers' Journal Selections from Moyers' interview with Star Wars creator George Lucas 12-page viewer's guide with profiles of artists influenced by Campbell, an essay on mythology in everyday life, Campbell's biography, and animal symbolism in myths Profiles of Campbell's Influences, episode photo galleries, Bill Moyers biography and excerpts from the film Sukhavati .

 REGION 4 DVD