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Title:Woody Allen: Profane and Sacred
Price:AUD$26.00 (about USD$20.20)
Item ID:P002-0001243
Publisher:Scarecrow Press, Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A, 1995
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
Scarecrow Press, 1995, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, 1st

235 pages. Text body is clean, and free from underlining and highlighting. Excellent ex-library copy.If not a library, would be rated FINE. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges are clean, neat and free of foxing. Items are shipped same day or next business day and are shipped directly from our Australian address. SYNOPSIS: After setting out a few general guidelines for discussing theological issues in manifestly secular art forms, this study examines several Woody Allen films in turn, from the earlier comedies like Bananas and Sleeper to the later, more complex works like Hannah and Her Sisters and Crimes and Misdemeanors. Throughout his career, a clear line of development can be traced in his treatment of women and romance, of life and death, and of his awareness of a moral structure in the universe. Despite Allen's profane treatment of these topics and several others, his work from year to year shows a gradual transformation in his dealing with the sacred dimensions of his characters and their world. He wrestles with his Jewish cultural and religious heritage, but he can never escape it. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Direction & Production, History & Criticism, Ethics, Philosophy; ISBN: 0810829932. ISBN/EAN: 9780810829930. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 0001243.
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