|Born||1991 (age 29–30)|
Joe Talbot is an American filmmaker. His debut feature film, The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019), which he co-wrote and directed, won the Best Director prize at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. The film is loosely based on the life of his childhood best friend, Jimmie Fails.
Talbot grew up around Precita Park in Bernal Heights, near the Mission District in San Francisco, where his father owned a home. He met Jimmie Fails at the neighborhood park and, over time, became close friends. He and his brother, Nat Talbot, attended Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts, although Joe later dropped out.
In 2019, Talbot formed a production company called Longshot Features with Fails.
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