Ilan Serruya is a visual artist, filmmaker & editor based in Madrid. He grew up between the cities of Mar del Plata (Argentina) and Seville (Spain). He studied Fine Arts (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), holds a degree in Film Editing (Instituto del Cine de Madrid) and Master LAV (Audiovisual Laboratory of Creation and Contemporary Practice).

His work has been selected by festivals such as Doclisboa, Seville European Film Festival, (S8) Mostra de Cinema Periférico and Filmadrid IFF, among others.


Reunion (2018)
Doclisboa. International Competition (Lisbon 2018)
Seville European Film Festival. Endless Revolutions Competition (Seville 2018)
Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin. (2018-2019 Catalogue)
Visions du Réel. (Media Library, Nyon 2019)
FIJR 2019. Vibraciones Competition (Granada 2019)
(S8) X Mostra de Cinema Periférico (A Coruña 2019)
INPUT 2018. Space for tutoring and advising film projects organized by (S8) Mostra de Cinema Periférico & Fundación Luis Seoane (A Coruña 2018)

What is a zeide for? (2018)
Filmadrid. Pasajes de Cine Competition (Matadero, Madrid 2018)
Una casa. III Muestra de Cine en Primera Persona (Matadero, Madrid 2018)
Frente al espejo. Screening LAV (Madrid 2019)

Incoming call (2018)
Despieces. Un recorrido desde el ensayo. Collective exhibition (Madrid 2018)
Interrupciones. Una proyección performática (Filmadrid + Master LAV. Matadero, Madrid 2018)

503 (2017)
Master LAV + Cultura Filmada (Zumzeig, Barcelona 2018)
Soul Art. Contemporary Art Fair (Toledo 2018)

Falucho / Entre Ríos
Una casa. II Muestra de Cine en Primera Persona (Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid 2017)

The lost distance (2016)
Una casa. Muestra de Cine en Primera Persona (Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid 2016)
BACOS Biennial of Contemporary Art (Tenerife 2016)
FIL Guadalajara International Book Fair (Guadalajara, Mexico 2016)
Instituto Cervantes of Rome (Italy 2017)
Instituto Cervantes of Prague(Czech Republic 2017)
Moving Image Catalog (Online curatorial platform 2019)


Master LAV Audiovisual Laboratory of Creation and Contemporary Practice (Madrid 2017-2018)
Fine Arts (Universidad Complutense de Madrid 2013-2016)
Film Editing (Instituto del Cine de Madrid 2008-2010)

The electric gaze International seminar on the intersections between image, technology, and critical thought. (Cineteca Matadero, Madrid 2019)

Given conferences & workshops:

Fer vídeo. Audiovisual workshop organized by Mar Reykjavik. (La Fotoescuela, Valencia, 2019)
MAca Master. Conference about editing and creative processes (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid + Universidad Complutense de Madrid 2019)
Seville European Film Festival conference about self-referential processes in filmmaking (Instituto Néstor Almendros, Seville 2018)


El himno del amanecer. Music video. Director & Editor (Song by Yogures de coco, 2018)
Aucun fantasme à l’horizon Video editor (Performance by Tali serruya, 2016)
Una casa: Muestra de Cine en Primera Persona Graphic & editorial design (Since 2016) 
Variations by Tali Serruya. Graphic & editorial design (2016)
Poetics of relation Invited artist at collective exhibition (Live in your HEAD gallery, Geneve 2015)