Religion and Film: Cinema and the Re-creation of the World

Intro -- Table of Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface to the Second Edition -- Preface to the First Edition -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Worldmaking On-Screen and at the Altar -- Part I. Before the Show: Pulling the Curtain on the Wizard -- 1. Audio-Visual Mythologizing -- 2. Rituali...

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Main Author: Plate, S. B.
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: New York Columbia University Press 2017
Edition:2nd ed
Further subjects:B Religious films - History and criticism
Online Access: Volltext (Aggregator)
Parallel Edition:Print version: Plate, S. B: Religion and Film : Cinema and the Re-creation of the World. - New York : Columbia University Press,c2017. - 9780231176743
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Summary:Intro -- Table of Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface to the Second Edition -- Preface to the First Edition -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Worldmaking On-Screen and at the Altar -- Part I. Before the Show: Pulling the Curtain on the Wizard -- 1. Audio-Visual Mythologizing -- 2. Ritualizing Film in Space and Time -- 3. Sacred and Cinematic Spaces: Cities and Pilgrimages -- Part II. During the Show: Attractions and Distractions -- 4. Religious Cinematics: Body, Screen, and Death -- 5. The Face, the Close-Up, and Ethics -- Part III. After the Show: Re-Created Realities -- 6. The Footprints of Film: Cinematic After-Images in Sacred Time and Space -- Notes -- References -- Filmography -- Index
ISBN:0231545797