Imaging Religion in Film : The Politics of Nostalgia, Hardback Book

Imaging Religion in Film : The Politics of Nostalgia Hardback

Part of the New Approaches to Religion and Power series

Description

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 .

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 193 pages, 15 Illustrations, black and white; XVII, 193 p. 15 illus.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Film theory & criticism
  • ISBN: 9780230339866

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