Cloudy Rhodes is a young Australian film maker producing distinct and emotionally intuitive work. Rhodes has directed music videos, numerous short films and television commercials and has worked with Louis Vuitton, Map of the Heart, Billabong and Adidas. Having been sought out by major publications including iD, Vogue, Contributor Paris, Monster Children, Oyster, Yen, Elle and Russh to shoot editorials, her unprecedented career trajectory is propelled by her unique aesthetic and skillful engagement with narrative. Rhodes’ debut short film Lo Loves You is intelligent and youthful. Premiering on i-D, the semi-biographical short lovingly renders subject and coastal Australia as it intimately negotiates the raw intensity of young, queer romance. Rhodes has exhibited photography around Australia and is currently represented by Milk Gallery, New York. Rhodes’ images and stories will be an important part of Australia’s filmic future.