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Over the Top Judaism: Precedents and Trends in the Depiction of Jewish Beliefs and Observances in Film and Television

Over the Top Judaism: Precedents and Trends in the Depiction of Jewish Beliefs and Observances in Film and Television (Paperback)

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Over the Top Judaism offers criticism of scores of television episodes and films, mainly between 1980 and 2002, that highlight the beliefs and practices of Judaism, real or perceived. Author Elliot Gertel examines parallels and precedents in both media, and organizes the works topically, concluding with the most promising efforts. Chapters on classic television episodes cite interviews with writers and producers from Gertel's rare oral histories.

Film, TV & DramaFilms, cinemaPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesReligion & BeliefsJudaism Publisher: University Press of America Publication Date: 01/08/2003 ISBN-13: 9780761826248  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Rabbi Elliot B. Gertel is the film and television critic for the National Jewish Post and Opinion.

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