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Joshua Z Weinstein: Director


Public Bio

Joshua Z Weinstein is a director of photography whose work has shown at the Toronto International Film Festival, South by South West, and Tribeca Film Festival.

Recent credits include GIVE UP TOMORROW (Tribeca Audience Award / Tribeca Special Jury Prize), Morgan Spurlock's COMIC- CON EPISODE iV , CODE OF THE WEST (SXSW) & THE GAMBLING MAN (PBS).

In 2012 Weinstein directed DRIVERS WANTED a feature documentary about a cab garage in Queens, the NY TIMES said "there’s an authenticity to "Drivers Wanted" that seems so true and tough that it overwhelms any standard immigrants-up-from-their-bootstraps theme." He also directed the films FLYING ON ONE ENGINE (SXSW) and I BEAT MIKE TYSON (HOT DOCS).

Weinstein is an alumnus of Boston Universitys College of Communication Film department and an alumnus of the CPB/PBS Producers Academy at WGBH. Weinstein is based in New York City.