Jillian Mayer

Jillian MAYER (USA) is a performer who makes interdisciplinary art. In her work she asks major questions about connections between people and imaginary realities. Together with filmmaker and playwright Lucas Leyva she forms the duo Mayer\Leyva. They make short films, installations, music videos, experimental theater and web projects. Some of their videos went viral on YouTube. They were named one of the 25 new faces of independent film by Filmmaker Magazine. The duo is inspired by their home town Miami and artists like Ry Rocklen and Cindy Sherman.


(selection, all short) I Am Your Grandma (2011), Life and Freaky Times of Uncle Luke (2012, co-dir), #PostModem (2013, co-dir)