MYTHOLOGY VIDEO LINKS
Atlantis: The Evidence, Timewatch, BBC: Bettany Hughes links the Thera eruption of the second millennium BCE and the legend of Atlantis.
BBC Gods And Monsters, Homer's Odyssey, 2010:
Crash Course Mythology:
#1, What Is Myth:
#2, Creation From The Void:
#3, Cosmic Sexy Time, Eggs, Sees, And Water:
#4, Earth Mothers And Rebellious Sons:
#5, Social Order And Creation Stories:
#6, Humans And Nature And Creation:
#7, Pantheons Of The Ancient Mediterranean:
#8, Indian Pantheons:
#9, The Greeks And Romans:
#10, Norse Pantheon:
#11, African Pantheons And The Orishas:
#12, Theories Of Myth:
#13, Great Goddesses:
#14, Fire And Buffalo Goddesses:
#15, Archetype And Male Divinities:
"In Search Of Beowulf," BBC Four, 2012: Michael Wood explores the Anglo-Saxon world through the ancient epic.
Big Rock Story, 2006: A short animated feature from the Campbell River Museum and RavenTales.
Clash Of The Gods -- Beowulf:
Clash Of The Gods -- Hades: An introduction to the lord of death from the History Channel's big-budget-but-ultimately-disappointing introduction to mythology.
Clash Of The Gods -- Hercules: A portrait of the Greeks preeminent hero.
Clash Of The Gods -- Medusa: An introduction to the famous Greek Gorgon.
Clash Of The Gods -- Minotaur:
Clash Of The Gods -- Odysseus: An extensive introduction to the Homeric hero from the History Channel's big-budget-but-ultimately-disappointing introduction to mythology.
Episode 1: Curse Of The Sea
Episode 2: Warrior's Revenge
Clash Of The Gods -- Thor:
Clash Of The Gods -- Tolkien's Monsters:
Clash Of The Gods -- Zeus: An overview of the head Olympian from the History Channel's big-budget-but-ultimately-disappointing introduction to mythology.
Comparative Mythology -- Jesus, Mithras And Osiris:
Delphi: Bellybutton Of The World, BBC Four: An episode in the Glory of Greece series presented by Michael Scott.
Devdutt Pattanaik, "East Vs. West -- The Myths that Mystify," TED Talks, November 19, 2009:
Devdutt Pattanik, "Women In Hindu Mythology," Shift Series, September 9, 2014.
Dinosaurs As Myth, BBC:
Part 1; Part 2; Part 3; Part 4; Part 5; Part 6; Part 7; Part 8.
Epic of Gilgamesh -- An Animation: A condensed cartoon introduction to the ancient epic.
Finding Atlantis, National Geographic, 2011:
Girl Who Married The Moon, 2010: A short animated feature from the Alutiq Museum and the Kodiak Island School District.
Great Greek Myths, Arte France, 2015:
Zeus In Love (25:45)
Prometheus, The Rebel Of Olympus (26:12)
Tartarus, The Damned Of The Earth (26:09)
Psyche, Beauty And The Beast (26:06)
Zeus And The Conquest Of Power (26:15)
Medea, Murderous Love (26:00)
Oedipus, The Riddle Solver (26:14)
Perseus, The Look Of Death (26:01)
Hermes, The Impenetrable Messenger (25:47)
Heracles, The Man Who Became A God (26:03)
Hades, A Reluctant King (25:50)
Antigone, The Woman Who Said 'No' (25:55)
Bellerophon, The Man Who Wanted To Be A God (25:49)
Aphrodite, Dictated By Desire (26:13)
Athena, Armed Wisdom (25:51)
Daedalus And Icarus, A Shattered Dream (26:15)
Dionysus, An Outsider In The City (26:13)
Apollo, Shadow And Light (25:56)
Theseus, The Ravages Of Oversight (25:53)
Orpheus, A Hymn Of Impossible Love (25:49)
Greek Gods: An introduction to the Olympians.
Part 1; Part 2; Part 3; Part 4
Greek Myths -- Tales Of Travelling Heroes: A BBC documentary hosted by the classicist Robin Lane Fox.
Helen Of Troy: Bettany Hughes's biography of the mythic queen of Sparta.
Hindu Mythology: Animated children's feature films, several in Hindi with English subtitles:
Little Krishna -- The Darling Of Vrindavan:
Little Krishna -- The Legendary Warrior:
Little Krishna -- Wondrous Feats:
Luv -- Kush:
Ravan -- King Of Lanka:
Homer's Odyssey: An episode from the excellent Great Books series narrated by Donald Sutherland..
In Search Of Myths And Heroes -- Jason And The Golden Fleece: BBC producer Michael Wood at his absolute best.
In Search Of Myths And Heroes -- King Arthur: BBC producer Michael Wood explores how mythology and history intersect.
In Search Of Myths And Heroes -- Queen Of Sheba: BBC producer Michael Wood explores how mythology and history intersect.
In Search Of Myths And Heroes -- Shangri-La: BBC producer Michael Wood explores how mythology and history intersect.
Lost Civilizations -- Aegean Civilization: An episode from a major Time-Life series.
Lost Civilizations -- Maya, The Blood Of Kings: An episode from Time-Life's survey of world civilization.
Part 1; Part 2;Part 3; Part 4; Part 5; Part 6.
Lost Civilizations -- Mesopotamia, Return To Eden: An episode from Time-Life's Lost Civilizations series.
Lost Gods, History Channel: Christy Kenneally investigates the religions of the ancient world.
The Celts: Part 1; Part 2
The Inca: Part 1; Part 2
The Greeks: Part 1; Part 2
The Romans: Part 1; Part 2
The Egyptians: Part 1; Part 2
The Maya: Part 1; Part 2
Mahabharata, Myths Of Mankind:
Mythic Warriors: Episodes from a Canadian-produced animated CBC television series.
Andromeda -- Warrior Princess, Season 1, Episode 1:
Hercules And Iolas, Season 1, Episode 2:
Ulysses And The Journey Home, Season 1, Episode 3:
Perseus -- The Search For Medusa, Season 1, Episode 4:
Jason And The Argonauts, Season 1, Episode 5:
Persephone And The Winter Seeds, Season 1, Episode 6:
Icarus And Daedalus, Season 1, Episode 7:
Odysseus And Circe, Season 1, Episode 8:
Atalanta, The Wild Girl, Season 1, Episode 9:
Prometheus And Pandora's Box, Season 1, Episode 10:
Bellerophon And Pegasus, Season 1, Episode 11:
Theseus And The Minotaur, Season 1, Episode 12:
Labours Of Hercules, Season 1, Episode 13:
Psyche And Eros, Season 2, Episode 1:
Odysseus And The Trojan Horse, Season 2, Episode 2:
Odysseus And Penelope -- A Kingdom Lost, Season 2, Episode 3:
Hercules And The Golden Apples, Season 2, Episode 4:
Cadmus And Europa, Season 2, Episode 5:
Jason And Medea, Season 2, Episode 6:
Damon And Pythias, Season 2, Episode 7:
Castor And Pollux, Season 2, Episode 8:
Hounds Of Actaeon, Season 2, Episode 9:
Phaeton -- Chariot Of Fire, Season 2, Episode 10:
Androcles And The Lion, Season 2, Episode 11:
King Midas And The Golden Touch, Season 2, Episode 12:
Mythology Of Star Wars: The journalist Bill Moyers interviews George Lucas.
Creation Of The Universe, Episode 1:
Creation Of The World, Episode 2:
Day And Night, Sun And Moon, Episode 3:
Golden Age Of Asgard, Episode 4:
Gods Of Asgard, Episode 5:
Yggdrasil And The Three Norns, Episode 6:
Idunn's Apples, Episode 7: Part 1; Part 2; Part 3
Binding Of Fenrir, Episode 8: Part 1; Part 2
Thor's Hammer, Episode 9: Part 1; Part 2; Part 3
Odyssey, 1997: A feature-length television version of the Homeric epic.
In The Path Of The Gods: Peter Ustinov hosts this 1995 survey of Greek mythology.
Power Of Myth: Joseph Campbell's introduction to world mythology.
Hero's Adventure, Episode 1
Message Of The Myth, Episode 2:
The First Storytellers, Episode 3:
Sacrifice And Bliss, Episode 4:
Love And The Goddess, Episode 5:
Masks Of Eternity, Episode 6:
Quest For Sir Gawain And The Green Knight:
Ramayana -- The Epic: A contemporary Bollywood animated version.
Ramayan: Another way to experience the Ramayana is through this 300-episode, 100-hour 2008 Indian mini-series. Popcorn recommended.
Raven Steals The Light, 2009: A 9-minute animated version of the Haida creation myth.
Real Garden Of Eden, Episode 3, Bible's Buried Secrets, BBC (59 mins.)
Sinking Atlantis, Secrets Of The Dead, PBS:
Sir Gawain And The Green Knight, BBC Four, 2011:
Tales From the Longhouse, 2010: Perry Ground of the Onondaga speaks at the National Museum of the American Indian during the Native American Winter Storytelling Festival.
True Story Of Troy: A History Channel documentary.
Video SparkNotes -- Homer's The Odyssey Summary: Part 1; Part 2; Part 3
BBC Four: Provides
historical backdrop for these ancient narratives.: