Query certain subtasks from a subset of parent tasks

I need some help creating a query, I am trying to create a custom filter to displays the following:

I need to display a set of subtasks based on a certain filter, and I need to filter out some of the subtasks where the parent task is in a certain status.


I want to show, Query 1:

Project = "Operations Projects" AND status not in (Completed, Canceled) AND issuetype = "Project Task"


In addition to that, I need to filter out any Sub-tasks (Project tasks in this case) where the Parent record (Project) is in a certain workflow status.  The filter for the parent tasks would be, Query 2:

Project = "Operations Projects" AND status not in ("Not Active", Canceled, Completed) AND issuetype = Project


In short, I want to show all the subtasks in query 1, from parent tasks within query 2.


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You totally need the Scriptrunner plugin for that. See all the nifty JQL function it has: 


Your query would look something like this:

issuefunction in subtask of ("query2") AND ("query 1")


Edit: The plugin is free.

That works great, thank you!

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