Hero’s Journey Video Links

In my research on the Hero’s Journey, I come across videos that do a good job of explaining the journey, its elements, applications or related themes. I post links to them here. If you have suggestions, please let me know (use the contact link in the menu). Thanks.


The Hero's Journey explained with examples from popular films.


This short video, an excerpt from the Moyers-Campbell interviews, looks at the appeal of 'The Force' in Star Wars IV' and why the concept resonates for us.


Joseph Campbell discusses the stories, the personal and cultural myths, that inform and guide our lives.


Joseph Campbell explores the death-and-rebirth symbolism that is the heart of the Rite of Passage, the 'nuclear unit' of the Hero's Journey.