Jonathan Kesselman

Jonathan Kesselman

The Worldwide Media Conspiracy

Director, producer and screenwriter in New York City, New York

About Jonathan

My name is Jonathan Kesselman, and I am a feature film comedy writer/director. My two feature films are: ‘The Hebrew Hammer’ and ‘Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero’ – which just premiered at the Austin Film Festival where it won the comedy vanguard award and the audience award). I am currently working on the sequel to the Hebrew Hammer as well as a film I am writing for the Irish Film Board.

I taught comedy screenwriting at Yale, and am now currently teaching screenwriting at the School of Visual Arts in NYC. I have written for pretty much every studio, and I offer a screenplay consulting service in any one is interested.

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Name: Jonathan Kesselman

Lives in: New York City, New York

Company: The Worldwide Media Conspiracy

Occupation: Director, Producer, Screenwriter and Script Consultant


  • Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero

    Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero (2014)
    Film Director

  • The Hebrew Hammer

    The Hebrew Hammer (2003)
    Film Writer, Director


  • Comedy Vanguard Award - Austin Film Festival

  • Audience Award - Austin Film Festival


  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

  • University of Colorado at Boulder (Boulder, CO)

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