Myth, Journey and Triumph in Cinema

“The idea of a challenging journey is seen in both mediums as well. While the length of Odysseus’s journey outweighs Strayed’s ninety-four day hike by a decade, there is still the similarity of it being a seminal event, and that the passage of time causes an upheaval of their lives.” Heather Croghan charts centuries of myth, journey and triumph across film, literature and art.