Among the Clouds

Alexi Scheiber 4:12, US

This film, featuring charcoal and cut-paper animation, is a celebration of natural landscapes, and our non-human neighbors on this earth. The central character is the Virginia cardinal, who must navigate the heights of the skies and the lows of suburbia to reach home.

Alexi Scheiber is an experimental animator located in Virginia. Her work has been screened in over a dozen countries. She likes to center environmental themes in her work, in this case responding to the music of Clouds with a celebration of songbirds and community.