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Hollywood be thy name

African American religion in American film, 1929-1949

by Judith Weisenfeld

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJudith Weisenfeld.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 341 p. :
Number of Pages341
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22754634M
ISBN 109780520251007

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"Hollywood Be Thy Name" est un livre qui entrecroise avec érudition les rapports entre la religion de la communauté afro-américaine et sa projection plus ou moins fantasmatique dans le cinéma des années 30 et Avec l'arrivée du cinéma parlant, King Vidor utilise avec talent la force artistique des chants religieux et populaires afro Cited by: 9.

"Hollywood Be Thy Name"is a well documented, well-written story of the incredible accomplishments of the four Warner brothers, who, from immigrant beginnings, with almost no money and no education, got into the beginnings of movie by:   Reviews “Judith Weisenfeld’s Hollywood Be Thy Name is a generative, well researched study of filmic representations of African Americans, black religious customs, and ideas about race in America Weisenfeld raises important questions about the medium of film, its engagement with, and shaping of, notions of race and culture in the United States.

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Hollywood Be Thy Name Book Description: From the earliest years of sound film in America, Hollywood studios and independent producers of "race films" for black audiences created stories featuring African American religious practices.

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(Thirty two page photo insert).Students of Hollywood history will find the book illuminating.5/5(4). Hollywood Be Thy Name: African American Religion in American Film, – In this Book. Additional Information. Hollywood Be Thy Name: African American Religion in American Film, –; Judith Weisenfeld ; Book; Published by: University of California Press; View Cited by: 9.

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Hollywood Be Thy Name The Warner Brothers Story (Book): Sperling, Cass Warner, This became the basis for her first book, African American Women and Christian Activism: New York’s Black YWCA, While in graduate school in Princeton, Weisenfeld also became interested in film, which became a focus of her second book project: Hollywood Be Thy Name: African American Religion in American Film, Alma mater: Barnard College, Princeton University.

Hollywood Be Thy Name The Warner Brothers Story (Book): Sperling, Cass Warner. Hollywood By Thy Name picks up where Ray Comfort’s earlier book, What Hollywood Believes (Genesis Publishing Group: ), left off. In Hollywood Be Thy Name Comfort explores the reasons why the Hollywood film industry, which once produced some godly films, has become, by and large, anti-God.

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In the beginning Hollywood said "Let there be light," and it created great movies that reflected the values of the average American. But something went terribly Free shipping over $/5(1). interview Hollywood Be Thy Name By Chris Carpenter Program Director.

- The red carpet has been rolled back up, the stars have gone home, and the glitz and glamour of Hollywood’s night of nights, the Academy Awards, is now but a memory. Today, we are celebrating the achievements of those fortunate enough to take home Hollywood’s most coveted prize, the Oscar.

Hollywood be Thy Name: African American Religion in American Film, A George Gund Foundation book in African American studies Hollywood be Thy Name: African American Religion in American Film,Judith Weisenfeld: Author: Judith Weisenfeld: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: University of California Press, ISBN: In Hollywood Be Thy Name, author Ray Comfort explores the reasons why the film industry, which once produced some godly films, has become predominantly anti-God.

"The average Hollywood production," Comfort says, "uses the name of 'God' and 'Jesus Christ' more than the average sermon.". Get this from a library. Hollywood be thy name: the Warner Brothers story.

[Cass Warner Sperling; Cork Millner; Jack Warner] -- "The real story of the Warner brothers has all the drama of a big screen production - a rags-to-riches tale with tension and strife between.

Hollywood Be Thy Name: The Warner Brothers Story View larger image. By: Cass W. Sperling and Cork Millner and Jack WarnerPages:. This book is for those who aspire to become an actor in Hollywood, a re-actor in the background as an extra, or just enjoy reading about the business.

In Part 1 Shirley & Jeff each tell their many chances for stardom and why they decided to work as extras. Part 2 is about the movie business: how it was in the beginning and what it is like now.

In Part 3 you will meet some interesting. Hollywood Be Thy Name (Paperback) African American Religion in American Film, – By Judith Weisenfeld. University of California Press,pp. In the book, entitled Hollywood Be Thy Name, the author and host of the hit television program Way of the Master reveals the need for change inside of the entertainment industry and the many idols that are attached to it such as money and lust.