James made his first film in his early 20s while attending the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Since then, he has continued to work on a number of original projects, often showcasing a unique sense of humor and warmth toward his characters.

James’ most recent movie, Played Out (2019, 51 mins), premiered at the Wisconsin Film Festival and was the winner of a Golden Badger Award. He’s currently writing a feature-length script entitled Flower Child (2022, 90 mins). See below for a complete list of his work.

Flower Child

2022 | 90 mins

Played Out

2019 | 51 mins

Leslie

2018 | 12 mins

White and Lazy

2016 | 18 mins