Michael Thomas James

Place of birth:

Chicago, Illinois, USA:

Biography:

After graduating summa cum laude from Columbia College Chicago, Michael Thomas James (aka “Contact”) began editing with Periscope Post & Audio in 2013. He is one of their Senior Editors, known for his work on the narrative feature Range Runners, as well as the sports documentary Pooh: The Derrick Rose Story. While with Periscope, Michael has also edited the acclaimed LGBTQ web-series the T and Cellar Door, with both performing phenomenally on the festival circuit, the latter netting Michael a festival award for Best Editing Short.


Production Credits

Disturbing the Peace (2020)
Editor
Range Runners (2019)
Editor
Pooh: The Derrick Rose Story (2019)
Editor
Pooh: The Derrick Rose Story (2019)
Online Editor
Groupers (2019)
Editor
Cellar Door (2017)
Editor
The Monster Project (2017)
Additional Editor
The Monster Project (2017)
Online Editor
Signature Move (2017)
Additional Editor
Signature Move (2017)
Online Editor
The Orange Story (2016)
Assistant Editor
Kickboxer: Vengeance (2016)
Foley Artist
Vera (2013)
Second Assistant Camera