A ride through the evolution of a surreal landscape, based on the music.
Mert Kizilay is a Los Angeles based designer/director/artist. Born and raised in Turkey.
He studied fine arts, drawing painting, mixed media. He has always been attracted to sound and music as well, and I used to collect sounds, create compositions for his own.
His first step into filmmaking was studying on cel animation. His interest in other mediums expanded quickly. He was enjoying, materials, different animation techniques, digital art, live action, composing, sound design etc.
He made several awarded short films, composed music for them.
After 3 years of experience in motion design industry, He moved to Los Angeles and joined to yU+co. His focus got into more storytelling and concept here.
Now he is still located in Los Angeles, working as an independent director/artist.