The mythic structure of “The Silence of the Lambs” (1991): a dangerous game of shapeshifters and shadows — To say nothing of the cat

I revisited “The Silence of the Lambs” to analyze its mythic structure through the lens of Joseph Campbell’s Monomyth. Clarice Starling needs to combine the powers of two very different mentors to complete her Journey and claim her Reward. Read to find out more.

via The mythic structure of “The Silence of the Lambs” (1991): a dangerous game of shapeshifters and shadows — To say nothing of the cat

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Festival occurring twice a year. In Toronto in June. And in Los Angeles in September. Showcasing the best of LGBT Short Films and Screenplays from around the world.

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