Joel recently completed his graduate work in Film and Television Production at USC School of Cinematic Arts. He's in post-production for his short film HANGER'S LIMB, which he received an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Production Grant. His feature script, TUNNEL RAT, was a 2017 Nicholl quarter-finalist, and A COFFIN CLUB was a drama semi-finalist at the 2018 Austin Film Festival and a Finalist for the 2018 ScreenCraft Drama Screenplay Competition.


6/18 – 3/19

Director (Writer) Hanger's Limb

Film (Short) Details
6/18 – 3/19

Received an Alfred P. Sloan production grant for my script, Hanger's Limb. Worked with producers to hire cast, crew, and guided the artistic vision of the film through completion.

8/16 – 1/17

Director (Writer) Man In Box

Film (Short) Details
8/16 – 1/17

Wrote and directed this award-winning short film.


  • Hanger's Limb: First Look


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Class of '18

University of Southern California

MFA - Film and Television Production