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Arrasate / Mondragón (Guipúzcoa)

Currently living in Madrid

LANGUAGES

Spanish       Bilingual

Basque        Bilingual

English        Advanced

Mandarín     Intermediate

EDUCATION

 

MASTERS AT SHOWRUNNER PROGRAM 2019/21

Mediaset & ESCAC (Tarrasa)

DEGREE IN DRAMA 2009/12

Arte4 Acting Studio, Madrid

NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY 2009

Acting for film

GRADUATED IN ADVERTISING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS 2005/09

University of the Basque Country, Bilbao

PRODUCER

ACTOR

Height 1,83m / Weight 69kg

Light brown hair / Green eyes

Singer-songwriter, plays guitar

And the piano

Can do various Spanish accents

TV

 

2014/15   Goenkale. ETB1

                Season XXI and Final Season

                Supporting character "Lander"

                40 chapters

2015        Mc Donalds's. TV spot

2012        Movistar. TV spot

CINE

 

2015        Semeak. Short film

                Lead. Dir. Iker Azkoitia

2014        Copygram. Short film. Lead

                Dir. Verónica Vieites & Iker Azkoitia

                Una llamada. Short film

                Lead. Dir. Iker Azkoitia

2013        Lavado en Seco. Short film

                Dir. Nacho Nava

2012        Una semana de ocho días

                Dir. Javier Horcajada. Supporting

                ¿Sabes lo que me gustaría

                hacer ahora? Short film

                Lead. Dir. Sergio Muñoz

                Culpable. Short film

                Dir. Víctor Quintero

2011        Smoke Screen. Short film

                Dir. Daniela de Angel

                Libre. Short film

                Dir. Iker Azkoitia

2009        Calle Pizarro. Short film

                Dir. Daniela de Angel

2008        Pie of life. Short film

                Dir. Sophie Chevalier

2007        Whisper of time. Short film

                Dir. David Peral

                Trola. Short film

                Dir. Xabier Pérez del Val

THEATRE

 

2019        El grito de la Tortuga

                Dir. Iker Azkoitia, Eva Ramos &

                Laura Ledesma

                Teatro Lara

2018/19   Pintaketan

                Dir. David Ramiro Rueda

                Boga-Boga Produkzioak

                On tour

2016/19   Una corona para Claudia

                (Musical) Dir. Iker Azkoitia

                Teatro Lara - 4 seasons

2017/19   Capullos que Vuelan.

                Dir. Lluís Mosquera

                Teatro Lara - 3d and 4th seasons

2014/18   Píntame. Dir. David Ramiro Rueda

                Teatro Lara - 6 seasons

2014        Por última vez

                Dir. Leila Baida & Iker Azkoitia

                Stage Management

                Microteatro Por Dinero, Madrid

2013        Lunáticos. Dirl Claudio Sierra.

                La Bruc, Madrid

                Bodas de Sangre. Antonio Hachei

                "El novio" - Teatro Josep Carreras

                Arte 4 and Acting

2012        Una pequeña... confesión.

                Dir. Iker Azkoitia

                Microteatro Por Dinero, Madrid

                Juegos de Guerra.

                Dir. Ramón Quesada.

                Arte 4, Madrid

                Dance/theatre piece of Hamlet

                Dir. Elena Travesedo

                Teatro Francisco Rabal, Pinto

TRAINING

 

2018   TONUCHA VIDAL and JAVIER LUNA

           Actors training

2015   ABRIL ZAMORA

           Scenic creation course for actors

2013   ECAM

           MARIANO BARROSO & INÉS PARÍS

           Actor in the actors direction workshop

2012   UC3M

           ICÍAR BOLLAÍN & MARIANO BARROSO

           Actor at the Master Script Writing course

2010   RAMÓN SALAZAR

           Character creation course

WRITER, PRODUCER, MUSICIAN & DIRECTOR

 

2019        El grito de la Tortuga / Theatre

                Script, music, prod. and co-dir.

                La Corona Prod. / Teatro Lara

2016/19   Una corona para Claudia

                Musical theatre

                Libretto, production and direction

                4 seasons

                La Corona Prod. from 2018 to 2019

                Teatro Lara & Alfil and tour

                México (Guadalajara)

                Prod. Carlo Campos - 2 seasons

2015        Semeak / Short film - Hypnos Films

                Screenplay, prod., dir. and editing

                San Sebastian Film Festival

                "Euskaraz bizi nahi dut" award

2014        Por última vez / Musical theatre

                Co-writer, prod. and co-dir.

                Stage Management &

                Microteatro Por Dinero (Madrid)

                Copygram / Short film

                Hypnos Films

                Co-writer, music, prod.

                Co-direction and editing

                San Sebastian Fantasy and

                Horror Film Festival award

                Mi Reverso / Music video

                Hypnos Films

                Writer and composer, script, prod.

                Direction and editing

                Una llamada / Short film

                Screenplay, prod., dir. and editing

                Notodofilmfest XII. edition

2012        Una pequeña... confesión / Theater

                Script, production and direction

                Microteatro Por Dinero, Madrid

2011        Libre / Short film - Moebius Films

                Screenplay, music and direction

                Huhezinema Basque Short film Festival

 

 

AWARDS

Una corona para Claudia - Musical theatre

Full length theatre show written and directed by Iker Azkoitia. He is also producer, music composer and actor in this project. Winner of the Arte4 Acting Studio theatre contest '15 with: best show, best libretto and best actress awards and nominated for three Broadway World Spain awards.

 

Semeak - Short film

Winner in the San Sebastian International Film Festival at the professional category of the "Euskaraz bizi nahi dut" section. Chosen in the Laburbira '15 circuit of basque films and in the Basque Selection at Zinegoak Film Festival '15, Bilbao.

 

Copygram - Short film

Film in San Sebastian award in the San Sebastian Fantasy and Horror Film Festival '14.

 

Libre - Short film

First short film written and directed by Iker Azkoitia. He also participates as an actor and composer of the original music.

Award for best short film of the XII Santa María de Europa Short Film Contest (Madrid) and finalist award of the IV Huhezinema Basque Short Film Festival (Guipúzcoa).

Chosen as Official Selection at the XX Madrid Plataforma de Nuevos Realizadores Festival, the Short Film Contest of the Zaragoza Film Festival, the National Edition at Andoenredando Short Film Festival, the XII Lanzarote Film Festival, the XI Visual Cine Novísimo Festival, the IV Toledo City Young Contest and the International Social Cinema Festival of Castilla - La Mancha. Listed at the 27th Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market and IV Zinevasco Exhibition.

 

EL GRITO

DE LA TORTUGA

2019

La Corona Producciones

Theatre

1h10min

Drama

Premiered in

Teatro Lara

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UNA CORONA

PARA CLAUDIA

2016/19

La Corona Producciones

from 2018 to 2019

 

Musical Theatre

1h30min

Dramedy

Teatro Lara

Seasond 3 and 4

Teatro Alfil

Season 2

Sala Nada

Season 1

Premiered in

Arte4

2nd season

in México

SEMEAK 

2015

Hypnos Films

Short film

7min

Drama

Premiered at

63º San Sebastian International Film Festival

POR ÚLTIMA

VEZ

2014

Musical Theatre

15min

Drama

Selected by

Stage Management

 

Premiered in

Microteatro Por

Dinero

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Script, music, producer & co-director - NEWS

 

9.8 / 10  Average audience mark in Atrápalo.com

 

Cast: Ángela Ibáñez, Juan Jesús Di Manuel, Iker Azkoitia

and Eva Ramos

Delegated production: Serieteatro

 

Some reviews:

"An inaudible cry that shows us how far we are able to go in order to silence what we don't want to hear. An original, evocative, fascinating and tragic story."

Canalhablamos.com

"Sometimes you need stories like this, sincere and raw, to fully immerse yourself in a reality that most of us ignore. A reality that lives its life, that smiles at us, that pretends everything is going well, but hides a broken soul beneath."

Taquilla.com

"Involvement with inclusion and work well done: an evocative, original work that speaks of dependencies, family burdens and demons from the past."

Másdecultura.com

Script, production, director & editor - WATCH

 

Winner in the San Sebastian International Film Festival at the professional category of the "Euskaraz bizi nahi dut" section. Chosen in the Laburbira '15 circuit of basque films and in the Basque Selection at Zinegoak Film Festival '15, Bilbao.

 

Cast: Román Reyes, Iker Azkoitia, Alba Piña, Carmen Azcoitia and Karmelo Azkoitia

Script, music, producer & director - WATCH CLIP

9.2 / 10  Average audience mark in Atrápalo.com

Winner of the Arte4 Acting Studio theatre contest '15 with: best show, best libretto and best actress awards and nominated for three Broadway World Spain awards.

 

Cast: Eva Ramos, Laura Ledesma, Iker Azkoitia, Jaime Riba / Juan Jesús Di Manuel and Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Delegated production: Serieteatro

Some reviews:

"A generational portrait that reflects the situation of many young people with a really magnificent result."

ElTeatrero.com

"Like a direct plug to emotion."

Proyectoduas.com

"A small and big musical that must be seen in the Lara Theater".

Teatroateatro.com

Script, production & direction with Leila Baida

WATCH

 

Cast: Clara Alvarado, Iker Azkoitia, Iñigo Etayo, Ricky Ka Wing Fan and Víctor Elías

"Fantastic text and direction. For sure, one of the best micro-works of the season."

Teatroateatro.com

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COPYGRAM 

2014

Hypnos Films

Moebius Films

Short film

3min

Thriller

Premiered at

San Sebastian Fantasy and Horror Film Festival

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MI REVERSO

2014

Hypnos Films

Videoclip

4min30seg

Drama

Script, prod. & dir. with Verónica Vieites - WATCH

 

Winner of the "Film in San Sebastian" award in the San Sebastian Fantasy and Horror Film Festival '14.

 

Cast: Iker Azkoitia, Verónica Vieites, Natalia Sprenger, Marta Arrabal, Aiala Hernando and Román Reyes

Composition, script, prod., direction & editing - WATCH

 

Cast: Nair Larrocha, Iban Malo, Ian Malo, Iker Azkoitia and Mercedes Antón

UNA PEQUEÑA... CONFESIÓN

2012

Arte4​

Moebius Films

Theatre

15min

Comedy

Premiered in

Microteatro Por Dinero

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LIBRE

2011

Moebius Films

Short film

16min

Drama

Script, producer & director - NEWS

 

Cast: Antonio Bernal, Marta Arrabal and Iker Azkoitia

Script, music and director - WATCH

Award for best short film of the XII Santa María de Europa Short Film Contest (Madrid) and finalist award of the IV Huhezinema Basque Short Film Festival (Guipúzcoa), plus seven official selections.

Cast: Eva María Fernández, Enrique Sequero, Natalia Sprenger, Iker Azkoitia, Clara Pampyn, Marta Arrabal, Jorge Lan and Roberto Cots

PRODUCTION COMPANIES

 

In 2015, Iker joined a new team of audiovisual creatives; Hypnos Films. Founded by Román Reyes and formed by Andrea Compton, Juanan Villegas, Juan Carlos M. Cerrudo, Sergio Lardiez, David Ramiro Rueda, Ivan M. Pernia, Verónica Vieites and Irene Corbelle. This group of different multidisciplinary artists work together in order to produce outstanding shortfilms.

Visit the website

In 2018, Iker founded with his "Una corona para Claudia" theatre team La Corona Producciones production company. Iker wors side by side with his colleagues Eva Ramos, Laura Ledesma, Jaime Riba and Juan Jesús Di Manuel producing and distributing the tour of the show. In 2019 they premiered Iker's second theatre play: "El grito de la Tortuga". He stopped working in the company in 2019.

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UNA CORONA PARA CLAUDIA

The following CD contains the songs of the theatrical debut of Iker Azkoitia as author and director, produced and performed by the show's cast: Eva Ramos, Laura Ledesma, Jaime Riba, Juan Jesus Di Manuel, Ricky Ka Wing Fan and Iker Azkoitia.

 

Sound and musical production of Alberto José Vicente Merino.

1 - AUTOS DE CHOQUE

Composition, lyrics & guitar

Iker Azkoitia

Piano & piano arrangement

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voices

Full cast

2 - SONRÍE, SIRVE Y COBRA

Lyrics

Iker Azkoitia

Composition & piano

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voices

Full cast

3- NO SÉ DECIR QUE NO

Composition & lyrics

Iker Azkoitia

Piano & piano arrangement

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voices

Full cast

4- LA MULTITUD

Composition & lyrics

Iker Azkoitia

Piano & piano arrangement

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voices

Full cast

5 - DOS PALABRAS

Composition & lyrics

Iker Azkoitia

Piano & piano arrangement

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voices

Jaime Riba & Iker Azkoitia

6 - NÁUFRAGOS

Composition, lyrics & guitar

Iker Azkoitia

Piano & piano arrangement

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voices

Full cast

7- A LAS PUERTAS

Lyrics

Iker Azkoitia

Composition & piano

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voice

Eva Ramos

8- FUEGO Y HIELO

Lyrics

Iker Azkoitia

Composition & piano

Ricky Ka Wing Fan

Voices

Laura Ledesma, Jaime Riba

and Iker Azkoitia

LLÁMANOS CAPULLOS 2019

Composition, lyrics and guitar.

Song composed as a gift for the team of "Capullos que Vuelan" by Lluís Mosquera (Teatro Lara), a comedy in which Iker plays "Iñaki".

INSOMNES 2012

Lyrics and voice

Composition and guitar Santiago Ortiz

Main theme of the short film "Gatos" Natalia Sprenger

LIBRE 2011

Composition and piano

Main theme of the short film

"Libre" Iker Azkoitia

SHOOTING STARS 2011

Composition and piano

It can be heard in the short film

"Copygram" Verónica Vieites & Iker Azkoitia

OVERDOSED 2008

Composition, lyrics and piano

It can be heard in the short film

"Calle Pizarro" Daniela de Angel

POR ÚLTIMA VEZ 2014

Composition and lyrics. Ricky Ka Wing Fan on piano.

Voices: Clara Alvarado, Iñigo Etayo & Iker Azkoitia 

The song is part of the soundtrack of "Por última vez" Leila Baida and Iker Azkoitia. Video produced by Hypnos Films.

MI REVERSO 2015

Composition & lyrics. Ricky Ka Wing Fan on guitar.

Produced by Antipop Music. Video produced by Hypnos Films.

The song is part of the soundtrack of "El grito de la Tortuga" by Iker Azkoitia and La Corona Producciones (Teatro Lara).

UN CONTO COM SAUDADE 2013

Composition and piano.

It is part of the soundtrack of the show "Lunáticos" Claudio Sierra (Sala Labruc).

WHY SHOULD I 2012

Composition and lyrics.

Song in the soundtrack of the short film "¿Sabes lo que me gustaría hacer ahora?" Sergio Muñoz.

Version of the song "Con las ganas" by Zahara / 2014

Version of the song "Stay" by Rihanna / 2013

 
MEDIA

05/05/19 - LA DOS. "En lengua de signos". Report on "El Grito de la Tortuga", script by Iker Azkoitia (Teatro Lara).

11/11/12 - LA UNO. Television news. News about Iker Azkoitia as an actor, screenwriter and project manager in times of crisis.

AISGE - News

Millennial theatre for millennial audience
21/05/19 -- Interview by Pelayo Escandón

‘Una corona para Claudia’ tackles its fourth season with a young cast that never stops winking at the audience of it's generation.

Continue reading (in Spanish)

EL MUNDO - Culture

The musical "crowned" in Lara Theatre
19/05/19 -- Interview by Fátima Elidrissi

“There is a lot of teenage public and young people who have come to see us more than 35 times each because the show has become their plan for the Sundays”.

Continue reading (in Spanish)

TEATRO MADRID

16/04/19 -- Inteview by José Antonio Alba

"I think ambition in this profession is essential, but only when it serves you and not the other way".

Continue reading (in Spanish)

 

EL PAÍS - Culture

Making theatre despite everything
05/01/19 -- Interview by Custodio Pastor

“I really enjoy being just an actor. I know what my place is, I let myself be directed. I try to make it easy because I know how difficult it is to be on the other side”.

Continue reading (in Spanish)

 

TAQUILLA.com

Young talents invade the theater
05/05/2017 -- Article by Laura del Olmo

Join us to discover the possibilities of these young people and their potential to achieve the incredible!

Continue reading (in Spanish)

RNE - 22/02/18 Interview on "Una Corona para Claudia" (Spanish)

RADIO EUSKADI - 01/08/12 Interview on Iker​ (Spanish)

EUSKAL IRRATIA - 13/08/12 Interview on Iker​ (Basque)

EL PAÍS - Cultura

The Mr. Do it all of cinema

12/07/2012 -- Interview by Rocío Huerta​

"The circuit is more unstable and precarious than ever, so I think that I have more possibilities of standing out if I focus on new media and formats, more affordable and customized".

Continue reading (in Spanish)

REVIEWS

UNA CORONA PARA CLAUDIA

Script, music, production, direction and acting

"One of the 'must see works' of this year".

TAQUILLA.COM

"A generational portrait that reflects the situation of many young people with a really magnificent result."

ELTEATRERO.COM

"A small but big musical that must be seen in the Lara Theater".

TEATROATEATRO.COM

"Like a direct plug to our emotions."

PROYECTODUAS.COM

"Magnetic moments with original songs that will tickle your heart."

UNBUENDIAENMADRID.COM

"A very simple assembly, with original songs that will conquer you".

MUSICALONLINETV.COM

"A work capable of making you laugh out loud in some moments and warm your heart in others."

SHANGAY.COM

"A musical about millennial dilemmas."

ELBOLETÍN.COM

"A real pleasure to be able to see actors who perform with truth both when they speak and when they sing"

ENUNENTREACTO.COM

 

"A triumph of Iker Azkoitia".

DOSMANZANAS.COM

 

"These young actors have a future on the stage."

CANALHABLAMOS.COM

 

"It is impossible not to fall in love with its characters or its great soundtrack that will hook you from the very first second."

LOSREPLICANTES.COM

 

"The portrait of a self-made generation".

PERIODISTASENESPAÑOL.COM

EL GRITO DE LA TORTUGA

Script, music, co-direction, production and acting

"A story that transports us to our innermost selves to remove our conscience."

PERIODISTAS-ES.COM

"A very interesting play that creates sublime moments of dramatic intensity."

TEATROATEATRO.COM

"An inaudible cry that shows us how far we are able to go in order to silence what we don't want to hear. An original, evocative, fascinating and tragic story."

CANALHABLAMOS.COM

"Sometimes you need stories like this, sincere and raw, to fully immerse yourself in a reality that most of us ignore. A reality that lives it's life, that smiles at us, that pretends everything is going well, but hides a broken soul beneath."

TAQUILLA.COM

"The actors performances stand up to fear, reaffirm inclusion and sustain, at every moment, a tension that leads us to see the consequences of an inheritance full of scars."

PROYECTODUAS.COM

"A great work that speaks of appearances, lies, intrigue, loneliness and fear."

UNBUENDIAENMADRID.COM

"A drama lightened with touches of comedy that uses its story to perform an important work of inclusion."

TEATROMADRID.COM

"Involvement with inclusion and work well done: an evocative, original work that speaks of dependencies, family burdens and monsters of the past."

MASDECULTURA.COM

 
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