James Frost

James Frost

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.

Select Honors

ADDY Awards


Art Directors Club

CR Annual


LA Film Festival

London International Advertising Awards

MVPA Awards

New York Festivals

ONE Show

Telly Awards


Webby Award



Billboard Music Award

BRIT Award

British Design of the Year Award

Cannes Lions


MTV Music Award

Much Music Award

MVPA Awards


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