Fire Underground

Extended Version
Running time: 66 minutes

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festival version
Fire Underground is an animated fantasy inspired by the industrial history of Appalachia, which pitches myths of forgotten forests, crawling proto-reptiles, and chthonic infernos against labor history, natural history, and folk culture.

Original music by Sarah Louise Henson,
“Rime,” by Sarah Louise, courtesy Thrill Jockey Records
“30 Inch Coal”, Recorded by Men of the Deeps, courtesy the artists 

This project was made possible with support from the Carnegie Mellon School of Art, the Frank-Ratchye Fund for Art at the Frontier, and a Carnegie Mellon Graduate Education GuSH Research Grant.