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The fantasy makers : Tolkien, Lewis, and MacDonald.

Williams, Rowan, 1950- (interviewee. ). Johnson, Kristin Jeffery, (interviewee. ). Guite, Malcolm, (interviewee. ). Ward, Michael, (interviewee. ). Gateway Films, (publisher. ). Vision Video (Firm), (publisher.).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD 809.38766 FANTASY (Text) 37500004890964 New Items Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland DVDa 809.387 (Text) 76383000463508 Adult New Shelf, Movie Checked out 11/20/2018

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Worcester, Mass]: Gateway Films : [2018]

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Title from sell sheet.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring Rowan Williams, Kristin Jeffery Johnson, Malcolm Guite, and Michael Ward.
Summary, etc.:
J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and George MacDonald were the pioneers of the fantasy genre, and their impact is unmistakable. Their works, exploring Middle-earth, Narnia, and other tales of redemption, sacrifice, and the battle of good and evil, have become best-selling books and blockbuster movies. Contemporary fantasy writers such as J.K. Rowling and George R.R. Martin grew up inspired by their works. All three were deeply committed Christians, and their spiritual convictions permeate their writing. They engaged and challenged from the pulpit of imagination, speaking truth through fantasy. Here we examine the spiritual influences of these fantasy pioneers and the lasting impact their works have on our present-day culture.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen.
Subject: Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 > Criticism and interpretation.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 > Religion.
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 > Criticism and interpretation.
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 > Religion.
MacDonald, George, 1824-1905 > Criticism and interpretation.
MacDonald, George, 1824-1905 > Religion.
Fantasy literature > Religious aspects > Christianity.
Genre: Documentary films.

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