The Company

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.

The Director


James is currently in post-production on feature documentary After the Swill which celebrates the history of Aussie pub culture. He was invited to the Binger Filmlab in Amsterdam to develop his semi-autobiographical feature film‚ The Last Publican. His other feature screenplay‚ The Killer Within‚ was developed at Screen NSW Aurora Script Development program, mentored by Andrew Bovell (Lantana) and is currently being financed by ProdigyMovies. His short films Man To Man, Invisible & Jailbird have screened at numerous film festivals worldwide.

James is a NSW State Medal winner for his studies in film, and has also been a masterclass participant of the esteemed directing coach Judith Weston in her Los Angeles studio.