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Title Joseph Campbell and the power of myth [videorecording] / a production of Apostrophe S Productions, Inc., in association with Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc. [and] Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; presented by WNET, New York, WTTW, Chicago ; executive producers, Joan Konner, Alvin H. Permutter ; series producer, Catherine Tatge.

Imprint Silver Spring, MD : Athena, [2010].

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    201.3 JOS v.2    DUE 01-14-21
 GDL Central Library DVD    201.3 JOS v.1    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 342 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (9 p. : col. ill. ; 15 cm)
Note Originally produced as episodes of the television mini-series: Joseph Campbell and the power of myth.
Program content: c1988.
Bonus features: 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 biography, and animal symbolism in myths ; profiles of Campbell's influences ; episode photo galleries ; Bill Moyers biography ; excerpts from the film Sukhavati.
Contents disc 1. episode 1. The hero's adventure ; episode 2. The message of the myth ; episode 3. The first storytellers -- disc 2. episode 4. Sacrifice and bliss ; episode 5. Love and the goddess ; episode 6. Masks of eternity.
Credits Series consultant, Betty Sue Flowers.
Performer Featuring Bill Moyers, Joseph Campbell.
Summary "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-fulfillment, social integration, and ultimately, transcendence"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation ; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing SDH.
Subject Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987 -- Interviews.
Moyers, Bill D. -- Interviews.
Religion historians -- United States -- Interviews.
Myth.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television interviews.
Added Author Konner, Joan.
Perlmutter, Alvin H.
Tatge, Catherine.
Flowers, Betty S.
Moyers, Bill D.
Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987.
Apostrophe S Productions.
Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc.
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Athena (Firm)
Note Title on container: Joseph Campbell, power of myth
Added Title Power of myth
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth (Television program)
ISBN 9781598284782
1598284789
Standard No. 054961847891
Music No. AMP-8478 Athena

 
    
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