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Insights from filmmaking for analyzing Biblical narrative / Gary Yamasaki.

Yamasaki, Gary, (author.).
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Subject: Bible > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Film criticism.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9781506401171
  • ISBN: 1506401171
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-158).
Formatted Contents Note: 1. The intersection of Bible and film : an introduction -- 2. A cinematic-story paradigm for analyzing biblical narrative -- 3. Abraham's near sacrifice of Isaac (Genesis 22:1-19) -- 4. The feeding of the five thousand (Matthew 14:13-21) -- 5. Conclusion.
Subject: Gary Yamasaki explores how the visual art of film-making works to establish perspective and point of view to guide the viewer into a film's story. Biblical story is also shaped by perspectives that frame a point of view. The insights gained from studying the art of film-making can help students increase their understanding of biblical narratives.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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