Chel White

A director of narrative, animation and experimental film, Chel White sites dreams as his greatest influence. A Rockefeller Fellow, his work has screened at the Museum of Modern Art (NY) and such film festivals as Berlin, Tribeca, Ann Arbor and Sundance. Harrowdown Hill, White's groundbreaking music video for Radiohead's Thom Yorke, won Best Music Video at 2007 SXSW. Bird of Flames, White’s experimental video for David Lynch and Chrysta Bell, premiered in the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. White’s other awards include Best Short Film from the Stockholm Film Festival, and Best Narrative Feature from the 2012 Kansas City Film Festival.

Bird of Flames by David Lynch, Chrysta Bell

(Chel White, 2012)

Driven by the music of David Lynch and Chrysta Bell, Bird of Flames is a meditation on the enigmatic nature of love. In a small nightclub, a spider-like Vietnamese sorcerer...