Joel Gilbert, Filmmaker

Joel Gilbert

Joel Gilbert speaking at CPAC 2010 in Washington DC

Film maker Joel Gilbert has written, directed and produced political documentary feature films on the Middle East conflict, Islamism, Iran, and Barack Obama, as well as documentary films on music icons Bob Dylan, Elvis Presley and Paul McCartney.

Joel Gilbert is a graduate of the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies and the London School of Economics (BA 1986) and has an MBA degree from George Washington University in Washington DC (1991). Gilbert is a contributing editor for the foreign policy website, and appears often as a foreign policy consultant on national radio and TV shows.