Laida Lertxundi

Laida Lertxundi at IFFR

Laida LERTXUNDI (1981) is a Spanish filmmaker and artist who lives and works in Los Angeles. Her films mostly feature local people, landscapes and communities and are often shot on 16mm. Her work has been featured at film festivals, museums and galleries all over the world, including the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Tate Modern. She is also a programmer and teaches film and video at the ArtCenter College of Design in California.


(all short, selection) Footnotes to a House of Love (2007), Farce Sensationelle! (2009), My Tears Are Dry (2009), Llora cuando te pase/Cry When It Happens (2010), A Lax Riddle Unit (2011), The Room Called Heaven (2012), Utskor: Either/Or (2013), We Had to Experience but Missed the Meaning (2014), Vivir para vivir/Live to Live (2015), 025 Sunset Red (2016), Words, Planets (2018)

Laida Lertxundi at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR