Call Number: Pn 1995.9 .R4 W75 2007 and Online Book
Publication Date: 2006-12-26
Studies of religion and film have long been dominated by the question of a film's fidelity to a religious text or worldview, or its value as a tool in ministry and mission. Religion and Film seeks to redress this balance, and will have strong appeal to students as well as general readers interested in all aspects of the inter-relationship of religion and the cinema.
Call Number: PN 1995.9 .R4 E53 2011 Oversize and also Online Book
Publication Date: 2011-02-01
Technology has enabled films to reach much wider audiences, enabling viewers to access a dizzying number of films that employ diverse symbolism and communicate a vast array of viewpoints.
Religion and Film: Cinema and the Re-Creation of the World
by James Hogg; S. Brent Plate; Caroline Bainbridge
Call Number: PN 1995.9 .R4 P53 2008
Publication Date: 2009-03-16
Religions and films both operate by recreating the known world and then presenting that alternative version to their viewers/worshippers. This book brings together religious studies and film studies, asking how the world on film affects religious attitudes, and how millennia-old myths and rituals alter the ways films are made, viewed and interpreted.
Reframing Theology and Film: New Focus for an Emerging Discipline
by Robert K. Johnston (Editor)
Call Number: PN 1995.5 .R43 2007
Publication Date: 2007-11-01
This comprehensive collection identifies the overlooked or undervalued areas in the current discussions of film and theology. Including contributions from the leaders in the field.