Forest follows an aimless long haired hobo through an alternate natural world, where encounters with friends and companions lead to abstract realities. It is a film commissioned by Brooklyn band Grizzly Bear, and dedicated to their song Ready, Able. —sxsw.com
Allison Schulnik is a painter, sculptor, and filmmaker who lives and works in Los Angeles. Born in 1978, she graduated CalArts in 2000 with a BFA in experimental animation. Her paintings have been exhibited in galleries internationally and at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, the Santa Monica Museum of Art, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. She was recently selected as one of the “Ones to Watch” by Art Review. She’s the author of two clay-mation videos Hobo Clown and Forest, Forest is also a music video for the world renowned and critically acclaimed band Grizzly Bear.