Born New York City. Lived in Arizona and Illinois before moving to London aged 18. Maker of three animated films, Reel People, About Face and After Beardsley. You Tube channel - www.youtube.com/chrisjames60. Awards: Best First Film, LAFF 1976 for 'Reel People'. Grierson Award (Best Short Film) Nominee for 'About Face' 1978. Winner of the 'Prix de Qualite' 1981 for 'After Beardsley. First book, 'The O.D.' (science fiction), coming soon.