The Bible in Film The Bible and Film

EDITORIAL PREFACE The present volume originally appeared as a special issue of the journal Biblical Interpretation and is being published in book form in response to the widespread interest in the subject of the Bible and film on the ...

The Bible in Film     The Bible and Film

Exploring the interface between the Bible and film offers exciting opportunities for both biblical scholars and moviegoers alike. The eleven contributors to this provocative and wide-ranging collection deal critically and creatively both with films about the Bible and biblical characters, including the recent controversial The Passion of the Christ, and with a wide range of contemporary films in which biblical themes play a significant, and sometimes surprising, role. Originally published as issue 1-2 of Volume 14 (2006) of Brill's journal Biblical Interpretation.

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The Bible in Film — The Bible and Film
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: J.Cheryl Exum
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-18 - Publisher: BRILL

Exploring the interface between the Bible and film offers exciting opportunities for both biblical scholars and moviegoers alike. The eleven contributors to this provocative and wide-ranging collection deal critically and creatively both with films about the Bible and biblical characters, including the recent controversial The Passion of the Christ, and
Bible and Film: The Basics
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Matthew S. Rindge
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-22 - Publisher: Routledge

Bible and Film: The Basics is a concise, accessible, and illuminating introduction to the study of Bible and Film. The book introduces non-specialists to the essential content in Bible and Film, and to some of the most common and important methods Bible and Film scholars use. Questions asked throughout the
The Bible in Motion
Language: en
Pages: 956
Authors: Rhonda Burnette-Bletsch
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-12 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This two-part volume contains a comprehensive collection of original studies by well-known scholars focusing on the Bible’s wide-ranging reception in world cinema. It is organized into sections examining the rich cinematic afterlives of selected characters from the Hebrew Bible and New Testament; considering issues of biblical reception across a wide
T&T Clark Companion to the Bible and Film
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Richard Walsh
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The first decades of the twenty-first century saw a resurgence of the biblical epic film, such as Noah and Exodus: Gods and Kings, which was in turn accompanied by a growth of biblical film criticism. This companion surveys that field of study by framing it in light of significant and
Hebrew Bible / Old Testament. III: From Modernism to Post-Modernism. Part II: The Twentieth Century - From Modernism to Post-Modernism
Language: en
Pages: 777
Authors: Magne Saebo, Magne Sæbø
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-10 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

Volume III, Part 2 of the Hebrew Bible / Old Testament-Project!