Josh is a manager and producer. He’s produced over a dozen indie films such as the Sundance darling For a Good Time, Call starring Ari Graynor, Lauren Miller and Justin Long. Focus Features released the film in August 2012. Josh also produced the film Ashby, which was written and directed by Tony McNamara, and starred Mickey Rourke, Emma Roberts, Nat Wolff, and Sarah Silverman. The movie was released by Paramount Pictures in 2015. He’s currently in post production on Medal of Honor at Netflix with Robert Zamekis and just had the documentary Obey Giant released on Hulu.
At Thruline/Tagline, Mr. Kesselman’s clients include actor Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad); directors James Moll (The Last Days); Ron Scalpello (My Name Is Lenny); Stephen McCallum (1%); writer/director Ben Young (Hounds of Love); writer/ director Zak Hilditch (1922); and screenwriters Dean Craig (Death at a Funeral); Robert Knott (Appaloosa); Lally Katz (Minnie and Liraz); and Tony McNamara (Ashby).
Roundtables & Ready, Steady, Pitch!
Josh will be hosting a Roundtable and Ready, Steady, Pitch! Session at this year’s SCREEN FOREVER Conference.