Particularly known as a â€œstorytellerâ€, JamesÂ weaves technical proï¬ciency and artistic expression into decidedly poignant messages. Â JamesÂ has produced and directed hundreds of ï¬lms, videos and TV commercials.
Specializing in dramatic narrative, documentary, high-end corporate image,Â and the educationalÂ genres, JamesÂ is able to produce striking andÂ impressiveÂ images efï¬ciently and artisticallyÂ within the constraints of given budgets.â€‹
His numerous productions have taken him to locations around the world — Â Australia, Brazil, China, Bulgaria, Ecuador, Ethiopia, France, India, Ireland, Italy, Pakistan, Philippine Islands, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Thailand, Uganda and Vietnam, as well as manyÂ locations in the United States and Canada.
His work has received some of the industryâ€™s most prestigious awards from such organizations as the International Film and TV Festival of New York, INTERCOM, CINE, Parents Choice, Houston InternationalÂ Film Festival, TellyÂ Awards, Council for the Advancement and Support of Education,Â DoveÂ Foundation and the National Educational MediaÂ Network.
His experiential knowledge includes proficiencies in both film and electronic media.Â His introduction to filmmaking began in high school with the production of a Super 8mm SCI-FI short.Â Upon entering the professional world, he specialized in the production of 16mm TV spots and documentaries as a Director/DP/Editor.Â His innate storytelling talent and technical aptitude made him a natural for producers looking for someone able to master the entire workï¬‚ow and understand how each phase of production was interrelated.
â€‹James has a Bachelor of Science Degree, Cinema, and has performed as DirectorÂ of Photography, Cinematographer, Editor, Director, Producer, Set Designer, Recording Engineer/Mixer, Production Designer, Post Production Supervisor and Screenwriter.