Joshua Losben is an award-winning screenwriter and musician. He was recently selected as an SFFILM FilmHouse resident, a quarterfinalist for the Academy Nicholl Fellowship, and a semi-finalist in the Austin Film Festival Screenplay Competition. He is the writer and director of numerous webisodes and short films, and was a staff writer on the original half-hour comedy Entitled.

 

Prior to earning his graduate degree, Losben toured the country as a singer/songwriter, along the way opening for artists including Ben Folds and OK Go. The Washington Post featured his debut album on its annual top ten local list and USA Today included his music on their Pop Candy podcast. In 2008, Losben won the prestigious ASCAP Robert Allen Songwriting Award for his original song “Chop Chop.”

He currently teaches Screenwriting at De Anza College and Feature Script Analysis at Cal State - Northridge.