Joseph Wilka is the Head of Production for Johnson Production Group. As a Los Angeles-based filmmaker and distribution expert, Joseph released his feature-film Under the Influence – which he co-wrote, co-produced, and directed – while serving as the senior marketing executive for Gravitas Ventures. While at Gravitas, Wilka helped pioneer new distribution models for independent films including day-and-date theatrical releases. It was also at Gravitas where he first worked with Johnson Production Group to facilitate the release of their films to the worldwide Video On Demand audience. After serving as the Director of Distribution and Production for Viva Pictures, where he produced English-language versions of foreign animated titles for DirecTV, Wilka officially joined Johnson Production Group. As Head of Production, he oversees the development, production, and distribution of films from multiple production units equating to more than 15 feature films per year for worldwide theatrical, broadcast, and streaming audiences.