Steven Ilous is an award winning writer director from Los Angeles, California. In 2012, he completed a teaser for his sci-fi feature film "2088" which resulted in viral success and increasing popularity as an up-and-coming filmmaker.
With a diverse background in digital arts and computer technology, he has worked at Sony Imageworks and independently on over 16 feature films in various visual effects roles. Most notably working on both the Matrix Sequels and Robert Zemeckis' "The Polar Express".
Since then he has directed various spots and music videos for Ultra Music, Conde' Nast, and Wargaming. In 2011, he created original video content for Kanye West's live tour. As a writer, director Steven has worked with international recognized companies such as Warner Bros, Dreamworks and 20th Century Fox.
Feature projects currently on the development and production slate include: POLIS for New Regency, GIRL WHO WOULD BE KING for Legendary Pictures, APEX for Mandalay Pictures, and ARC with KENNEDY MARSHALL.
Steven currently resides in Los Angeles, California and is represented at WME and Principato Young.
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2013 NAB Guest for DELL Spotlight Filmmakers
2011 Sweden Uppsala University - Gotland Campus Special Guest Teacher
2010 Sweden Uppsala University - Gotland Campus Special Guest Teacher
2009 Sweden Uppsala University - Gotland Campus Awards Judge
2006 USC School of Cinematic Arts Guest Teacher w/ DJ Hauck on the future of Performance Motion Capture in Entertainment and other sectors.
2005 NAB Guest Presenter for Sony Electronics Cinealta Group on 4:4:4 Pipelines
SuperSlice TOP 100 OF 2012
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