The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Storytellers and Screenwriters

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Christopher Vogler believes that film-makers are heirs to a great storytelling tradition, and that the best of them have used the principles of myth to create masterful stories which are dramatic, entertaining and psychologically true. Based on the work of the mythologist Joseph Campbell, this book examines how storytellers from Hitchcock to Lucas and Speilberg have used mythic structure to create powerful stories. Volger argues that they succeed because they tap into the mythological core that exists in all of us. The book ...

The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Storytellers and Screenwriters 1996, Boxtree Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780752205571

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The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Storytellers and Screenwriters 1992, Image Book Company, Surry Hills

ISBN-13: 9780941188135

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