Raffael – the Rebirth of Arts

A documentary film about the Renaissance painter Raphael. (BR 2000)

Written and directed by Stephan Bleek
Camera: Hermann Reichmann
Editing: Katharina Sanders

The name Raphael means the rebirth of art. Vasari calls Raphael a “mortal god”. The artist’s imagination transcends the usual view of things, turning the image into a work of art. The film by Stephan Bleek shows the life and work of the Renaissance painter Raffel von Urbino.