Imperialism in New Testament films

  • Author(s): Jeremy Punt
  • When: 2014-12
  • Where: Scriptura : International Journal of Bible, Religion and Theology in Southern Africa
  • Imperialism in New Testament (related) films relates to an important aspect of the reception of the Bible in film. After a brief investigation of the concept imperialism, this contribution explores particular instances where imperialism and NT themes intersect in film: the relationship between imperialism, Jesus-followers and Romans; satirical approaches to imperialism in NT films; and, the intersection between imperialism, messianism and violence.

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