Ilana has her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Filmmaking from SUNY Purchase Conservatory of Theater Arts and Film, with a concentration in documentary. In 2010-2011 she held an artist residency at the Drisha Institute for Jewish Education in New York City for her Chassidic-inspired video art, culminating in a group exhibition that was reviewed by The Jewish Press. Ilana was awarded the Bertha Anolic Fine Arts Award, for her experimental short Bayit-Dirah which allowed her to self-produce her next documentary Mayim, Kinneret and I, shot in Tiberias, Israel, currently in post-production. Also an experienced shooter and editor, Ilana has produced video projects for some of the most well-known personages and organizations in the Jewish world today. Ilana resides in Brooklyn, NY with her husband and daughter.
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