Talent Guide

Jesse Rudoy

  • Discipline:Director
  • Program Year:Fast Track 2021


Jesse Rudoy is a documentary filmmaker, musician, podcast producer, and born-again country music fan based in Brooklyn. Jesse was a writer/producer on Morally Indefensible, FX Network’s first podcast about the Jeffrey MacDonald murders. He also worked with the team behind HBO’s The Jinx as a producer/editor on the iTunes chart-topping documentary podcast, The RFK Tapes. Jesse has composed original music for brands like Adidas and National Geographic and released music on the record label Let’s Play House. His first feature film, Dusty & Stones, has received support from HBO, XTR Film Society, Gotham Film and Media Institute, and Durban FilmMart.

Current Project

Dusty & Stones


Two struggling country music singers from the tiny African Kingdom of Swaziland journey to Texas determined to win big at a battle of the bands and turn their careers around.