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The Religious Film : Christianity and the Hagiopic (Paperback)

Author: Grace, Pamela

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From "The Gospel According to Matthew" to "Jesus Christ Superstar, " from The "Passion of Joan of Arc" to "The Last Temptation of Christ" and "Jesus of Montreal," "The Religious Film" captures the glory, gore, and centrality of this important genre.A short, accessible introduction to religious film, exploring the genre as spectacle, as musical, and as controversy
Examines the historical, cultural and critical background for religious films from the silent era through to the present day
Introduces the complexities and characteristics of this iconic genre of film, including common sounds and images, and the values that most traditional films of this kind uphold


Publisher Blackwell Pub
Mfg Part# 9781405160261
SKU 207915242
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1405160268
Release Date 5/1/2009
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0180
Publisher Wiley-Blackwell
Series Part 04
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