Faith in film

religious themes in contemporary cinema by Christopher Deacy

Publisher: Ashgate Pub. in Aldershot, Hampshire, England, Burlington, VT

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  • Motion pictures -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-160) and index.

    StatementChristopher Deacy.
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.5 .D38 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 170 p. ;
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3297831M
    ISBN 100754651584
    LC Control Number2004023831

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