Breathe Films is an independent development and production company focusing on the craft of storytelling for the screen.

Whether it’s fiction, documentary or corporate, our philosophy is to surrender to the story that breathes through the work. We apply our years of craft and training so it comes out in the most authentic way possible – because that is the only way it can truly speak to an audience.


James’ first ever screenplay The Killer Within was accepted into the Screen NSW Aurora Script Development program and is currently being financed by Prodigy Movies. His follow up, The Last Publican was invited to participate in the Binger Filmlab Amsterdam and has received development support from Screen Australia.

His short films have screened at film festivals worldwide, and he is currently in post production on feature documentary After The Swill. James has been a NSW State Medal winner for his studies in film and a masterclass student of esteemed directing coach Judith Weston in her Los Angeles studio.

He currently lives in Sydney, Australia.