Posts By: Gabor Por

Syllabi added November 6, 2011

Added three syllabi to the collection: American Mythology and Film(REL 130) (2011) by Dr. Adam L. Porter Religion and Film (RLG232H1H) (2009) by Rebekka King Religion and Film in Southeast Asia (2011) by Syamsul Ma’arif, Ph.D (Cand.) and Kelli Swazey Ph.D (Cand.)

Books added October 6, 2011

Images and the imageless: A study in religious consciousness and film(1991) by Thomas M. Martin Jesus at the Movies: A Guide to the First Hundred Years(1997) by Barnes W. Tatum Jesus of Hollywood(2007) by Adele Reinhartz Myth, Mind and the Screen: Understanding the Heroes of our Time(2001) by John Izod New Image of Religious Film… Read more »

Books added October 4, 2011

Gospel Images in Fiction and Film: On Reversing the Hermeneutical Flow (2002) by Larry Joseph Kreitzer Hollywood Censored: Morality Codes, Catholics, and the Movies (1994) by Gregory D. Black Hollywood Dreams and Biblical Stories (1994) by Bernard Scott How Movies Helped Save My Soul: Finding Spiritual Fingerprints in Culturally Significant Films (2003) by Gareth Higgins… Read more »

Announcing the new Syllabi section

In order to serve the mission of this website (“To support the study of the connection between films and religion”) better I just created a new syllabi section, where I will collect syllabi of courses taught on the topic of film and religion. I gathered 29 syllabi to start with. To be more precise two of… Read more »

Books added September 30, 2011

The Bible on Film: A Checklist, 1897-1980 (1981) by Richard Cambell (@Amazon) The Catholic Crusade Against the Movies, 1940-1975 (1998) by Gregory D. Black (@Amazon) Encyclopedia of Religion and Film (2011) by Eric Mazur (editor) (@Amazon) Film, Lacan and the Subject of Religion: A Psychoanalytic Approach to Religious Film Analysis (2009) by Steve Nolan (@Amazon)… Read more »

Books added September 28, 2011

Catholics in the Movies (2007) by Colleen McDannell (editor) (@Amazon) Faith and Film: Theological Themes at the Cinema (2000) by Bryan P. Stone (@Amazon) Film as Religion: Myths, Morals, and Rituals (2003) by John C. Lyden (@Amazon) Finding God in the Dark II: Taking the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius to the Movies (2011) by… Read more »