is a London-born filmmaker.
James has directed iconic, award-winning videos for ALABAMA SHAKES, COLDPLAY, NORAH JONES, OK Go & RADIOHEAD amongst many others. The video for Radiohead's "House of Cards" continues to be screened in contemporary art museums around the world.
In 2019 James was commissioned by RÜFÜS DUSOL to create a 360º film for the song "Underwater" which screened at HP's Antarctic Dome at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival, Indio, CA, where it played over two consecutive weekends to an estimated 100,000 people.
James has directed commercials for the most prestigious brands, including AMERICAN EXPRESS, AT&T, BANK OF AMERICA, BMW, FORD, IBM, MERCEDES BENZ, NIKE & VERIZON. His work for GRAMMYS® feat. Ella Mai & his NIKE commercial feat. Didier Drogba were both shortlisted for Cannes Lions.
Art Directors Club
LA Film Festival
London International Advertising Awards
New York Festivals
Billboard Music Award
British Design of the Year Award
MTV Music Award
Much Music Award
Work in Exhibit
British Design Museum. London, UK
CAC, Cincinnati. OH, USA
Maison des arts Créteil. Paris, FR
Museum of Contemporary Art. Sao Paulo, BR
The Australian Centre for the MovingImage. Melbourne, AUS
The Barbican Centre. London, UK
The Museum of the Moving Image. New York,USA
The Vienna Museum of Contemporary Art.Vienna, AUT
Victoria & Albert Museum. London, UK