David Melero Terrén

Assistant Editor & VFX Editor

Me in 10 seconds

Born in Zaragoza, based in Madrid
Studied Cinematography and specialized in Film Editing and Post Production
Solid knowledge as an Assistant Editor with Avid Media Composer
Member of AMAE (Spanish Association of Film Editors)
Passionate about learning and constant improvement
Currently working as VFX Editor at XReality Studios Madrid

Career

2023: started as visual effects editor in XReality Studios

Ancestral (feature produced by Redwood Films)

Zorro (TV Series produced by Secuoya Studios and Mediawan for Amazon MGM Studios and Prime Video)

Tierra Baja (feature produced by Zavijava Films)

Memento Mori (TV Series produced by Zebra Producciones for Prime Video)

Los Artistas, primeros trazos (TV Series produced by 360 Powwow and Isla Audiovisual for ViX and Prime Video)

Cristóbal Balenciaga (TV Mini Series produced by Moriarti Produkzioak and Irusoin for Disney+)

The Legend of Ochi (feature produced by Encyclopedia Pictura for A24, directed by Isaiah Saxon and edited by Paul Rogers)

Culpa Mía (feature produced by Pokeepsie Films for Prime Video)

El olvido del Mar (documentary produced by Sintregua Comunicación)

2023: moved to XReality Studios in Madrid Content City to work as visual effects editor trainee

Montecristo (TV Series produced by Secuoya Studios and Movistar+ for ViX)

Awareness (feature produced by Federation Spain for Prime Video)

2022: started my journey as an assistant editor trainee

Charlie Chaplin, Searching for the Tramp (documentary produced by Atlantika Films, directed by Carmen Chaplin and edited by Julia Juániz)

Education

2018 – 2023: Bachelor’s Degree in Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts specialized in Editing and Post Production, Escuela TAI (Madrid)

2016 – 2018: Higher Technician in Production of Audiovisual Projects and Shows, CPIFP Los Enlaces (Zaragoza)

Learning

2024: DaVinci Resolve Course in AMAE with Carlos Cañas

2023: “Senses + Brain = Reality” Seminar in ECAM with Walter Murch

2023: Shotgrid Course for VFX Production in Escape Studios and 2º Netflix Spain Post Production Summit 2023 with Alannah Belanger

2023: Advanced Avid Media Composer Course in AMAE with Gabriel Corbella

2023: Assistant Editor Course in AMAE with Carmen de Couto, Emilio Pittier and Álvaro Monzón

2022: Color Management & HDR Workshop in Netflix Post Production Summit 2022 with Victor Martí and Berta Coderch

2022: Assistant Editor Course in LENS with Carmen de Couto, César Herradura, Adriá Castell and Álvaro Monzón

2022: VFX Editor Workshop by Netflix powered by TEMPO in association with AMAE & AMMAC with Liyana Mansor and Lukas Lerch

2019: Film Editing Course Attendee in TAI‘s Film Editing and Post Production Master with Iván Aledo