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Happy Star Wars Day!
May 4, 2017
We bring you two clips from the archive that explore the mythology at the heart of the
August 9, 2012
In this Moyers Moment from 1999, George Lucas discusses his mentors and the role religion plays in the films' mythology.
The Mythology of 'Star Wars' with George Lucas
June 18, 1999
The filmmaker discusses his efforts to tell old myths in new ways, the role of faith in his own life, and the influence of his mentor,
Moyers & Campbell on
June 21, 1988
In a classic moment from
The Power of Myth
, Joseph Campbell draws parallels between
and mythological themes of heroism.
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