How an episode of Rick and Morty is Written - Dan Harmons Story Circle

FilmintheMaking introduces us to Joseph Campbell’s “A Hero’s Journey” story structure as outlined in his book The Hero With A Thousand Faces, illustrating how screenwriter Dan Harmon adapted Campbell’s structure into his own model, known as “The Story Circle.” Through an analysis of a specific episode of Rick and Morty, we see firsthand how Dan Harmon applies The Story Circle to his own writing.


The Hero's Journey


Television


Rick and Morty