The Little Mermaid and a History of Mermaids

What is it about mermaids that so fascinates us? Just in time for the 30th anniversary of The Little Mermaid, let’s look back on the history of the mermaid on screen and find out what she truly represents.


Character Archetypes


Character Studies


Film History


Heroes


How to Write Compelling Characters


Disney


Ron Clements


The Little Mermaid