LUCIFER

Bulgaria, 2020, 56 min

Director: Maria Nikolova

The film's narrator takes the viewer to the National Gallery, where the painting "Lucifer" is exhibited. Humorous animation takes us to the studio of the artist Franz von Stuck, where Ferdinand bought the painting.

The film analyzes the time period at which the painting was created, deepens on the philosophy of symbolism, examines the biblical character Lucifer, analyzes the composition, the drawing, the technique, used in the painting.

The story ends with conclusions about the value of the painting “Lucifer” and about the role of art in average person's life.