Imaging Religion in Film : The Politics of Nostalgia Hardback
Part of the New Approaches to Religion and Power series
This book offers a new methodology for examining the ethico-political dimensions of religion and film which foregrounds film's social power both to shape subjectivity and to image contemporary social contradictions and analyses three specific films: Kurosawa's Dersu Uzala ; Kiarostami's Taste of Cherry ; and the Coens' The Man Who Wasn't There .
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 193 pages, 15 Illustrations, black and white; XVII, 193 p. 15 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 08/12/2011
- Category: Film theory & criticism
- ISBN: 9780230339866
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