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Author Walsh, Richard G.

Title Reading the Gospels in the dark : portrayals of Jesus in film / Richard Walsh.

Imprint Harrisburg, Pa. : Trinity Press International, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    791.43651 WAL    Available
Description xi, 209 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface: Living amidst stories -- Telling sacred stories in cathedral cinemas -- Films without heroes -- On earth as in heaven : Jesus of Montreal and Mark -- Location, location, location : Godspell and the teachings of Jesus -- A hermeneutics of suspicion : Il Vangelo secondo Matteo and Matthew -- The alien and alienating past : King of kings and Luke -- Romancing the past : The greatest story ever told and John -- Coming to America -- Appendix: Portraying the sacred in film.
Subject Jesus Christ -- In motion pictures.
ISBN 156338387X (pbk.) : $18.00

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