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    DescriptionExploring 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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    Title
    The Bible in Film - the Bible and Film: Volume 14,1-2
    Subtitle
    Reprinted from Biblical Interpretation
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by J.Cheryl Exum
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 158 mm
    Height: 236 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 340 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9789004151901
    ISBN 10: 9004151907
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
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    LC classification: PN1995.9.B53 B53 2006
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: QR, ATF
    Publisher
    Brill
    Imprint name
    Brill
    Publication date
    30 April 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Leiden
    Author Information
    J. Cheryl Exum is Professor of Biblical Studies at the University of Sheffield. She is the Executive Editor of Biblical Interpretation and a Director of Sheffield Phoenix Press. The author of numerous scholarly works on the Hebrew Bible, her books include Tragedy and Biblical Narrative: Arrows of the Almighty, Fragmented Women: Feminist (Sub)versions of Biblical Narratives, Plotted, Shot, and Painted: Cultural Representations of Biblical Women, Was sagt das Richterbuch den Frauen?, and, most recently, The Song of Songs: A Commentary. She is currently writing a book entitled Cultural Industry: The Bible and the Arts.
    Review quote
    '... the reader is richly rewarded by reading and re-reading these essays. [..] Hopefully these essays will encourage readers to initiate their own conversations between bibles and film.' Michael Carden, The Bible and Critical Theory, 2007.
    Table of contents
    The Bible in Film Adele Reinhartz - History and Pseudo-History in the Jesus Film Genre Caroline Vander Stichele and Todd Penner - What is "Real"? Re-Viewing and Un-Reeling The Passion of the Christ Richard Walsh - The Gospel according to Judas: Myth and Parable Reinhold Zwick - Mit 'Esther' fur Versohnung streiten: Zu Amos Gitais filmischer Aktualisierung der biblischen Erzahlung Ulrike Vollmer - Auf Leinwand gebannt: Judith im (Miss-)Verstandnis von Malerei und Film The Bible and Film Tod Linafelt - The Wizard of Uz: Job, Dorothy, and the Limits of the Sublime Fiona C. Black - A Miserable Feast: Dishing up the Biblical Corpse in The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover Erin Runions - Inherited Crypts of the Wife/Mother: Ang Lee's Hulk Meets Zechariah 5:5-11 in Contemporary Apocalyptic Discourse George Aichele - The Possibility of Error: Minority Report and the Gospel of Mark Tina Pippin - Warrior Women of the Apocalypse: The Role of the Female in Some Recent Disaster Films Ela Nutu - Angels in America and Semiotic Cocktails of Sex, Bible and Politics