The Neon Demon: Shlock Horror or Art Film?

In this video essay, Filmbolism demonstrates how Refn relies on mood and symbolism rather than conventional narrative structure, to convey ideas about narcissism and jealousy in his 2016 film, The Neon Demon.





Videos: 12

Case Studies: Symbolism in Films

Horror Thriller

Nicolas Winding Refn

The Neon Demon