Adrián Silvestre

Adrián Silvestre



Filmmaker born in Valencia (1981).
He studied Audiovisual Communication, Film Direction and Contemporary Art History in Madrid, Rome and Havana.
In his film projects, he explores the limits between reality and fiction, staging real people alongside professional performers, taking on artistic practice from the analysis of their life experiences. His films are preceded by a process of close collaboration with communities, generally linked to issues of gender, migration and LGBTI groups.
The Objects of Love (2016) is his first feature film. It was showcased in an extensive tour of international film festivals, winning numerous awards such as the FIPRESCI and the Rizoma Film Award.
Sediments (2021), his second feature film, has participated at Malaga Film Festival, BFI London FF, San Sebastian FF, Thessaloniki Documentary FF (Special Jury Prize), Outfest Los Angeles (Grand Jury Special Mention) and Newfest NY, winning best documentary award at Cinespaña Toulouse, Cinehorizontes Marsella, Tel Aviv Fest and Lesgaicinemad, among others.