Lolita vs. God's Law

Lolita vs. God's Law

by Robert Cettl
     
 

A case study in Australian film censorship. Christian Australia felt Adrian Lyne's film of Lolita went too far - it violated God's Laws by validating and encouraging paedophilia. The Christian Right gathered en masse to lobby the Australian Parliament to ban the film and in so doing place God's Law above freedom of speech. Did they succeed?

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Overview

A case study in Australian film censorship. Christian Australia felt Adrian Lyne's film of Lolita went too far - it violated God's Laws by validating and encouraging paedophilia. The Christian Right gathered en masse to lobby the Australian Parliament to ban the film and in so doing place God's Law above freedom of speech. Did they succeed?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011193088
Publisher:
Wider Screenings | Transgressor
Publication date:
01/30/2011
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
0 MB

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