Mythic Journeys

Directed by Steven Boe and Whitney Boe

Release Year: 2009
Running Time: 90
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
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Screening Info
Cast
Michael Bernard Beckwith
Deepak Chopra
Tim Curry
Lance Henriksen
Mark Hamill

Crew
Directed by Whitney Boe and Steven Boe

With gorgeous stop-motion animation and enlightening interviews, Mythic Journeys seeks to reclaim the power of myth, which is the reservoir of human wisdom. The filmmakers gained access to Deepak Chopra and other spiritual leaders for a rich and stimulating dialogue, which is woven in with the astonishing puppetry of Brian and Wendy Froud (The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth). Using the voices of Tim Curry (Rocky Horror Picture Show), Mark Hamill (Star Wars), and Lance Henriksen (Alien), the beautiful animated sequence tell the story of a sorcerer, a king, and a talkative corpse, which acts as a fascinating parable on morality and the limits of perception. Mythic Journeys is thought-provoking, as well as entertaining, and skeptics and believers alike will find it refreshingly inspirational.

Awards

  • WINNER: Best Documentary, Rome International Film Festival 2009

    WINNER: Best Documentary, Sante Fe 10th Annual Film Festival 2009

    WINNER: Audience Award, Dances With Films Best Picture 2009