James Roberts

James is British filmmaker who has been around the industry for years. With his routes deeply embedded in documentary television shooting for the BBC, BT Sport and more recently independent feature length documentaries. James recently Produced and Directed an international documentary titled A Plastic Wave which was focused on raising awareness about our plastic pollution crisis which is an issue he is very passionate about. Since moving to New Zealand James has shot several documentaries and TV commercials for big brands as both a Camera Operator and Drone Pilot and loves working in the great landscapes of the South Island

“Film making is constant problem solving really. I get a buzz crafting a shot under pressure with what ever light, equipment and time is available. On factual programmes, I love watching stories and characters develop. Reality can often be much stranger than fiction!”


Ultimate Hikes | Brand film 2020

Storyworks | Brands Worked With | Ultimate Hikes | Brand film 2020

Ultimate Hikes operate guided hikes on the world famous Milford and Routeburn Tracks. They asked Storyworks to pitch a concept…


Film Otago Southland showreel

Storyworks | Brands Worked With | Film Otago Southland showreel

Big thanks to; Kahli Scott @ Film Otago Southland Antony Deaker @ DunedinNZ Ali Mason @ Tourism Central Otago Rhiannon…


Mi-Pad Queenstown | Brand film

Storyworks | Brands Worked With | Mi-Pad Queenstown | Brand film

Storyworks teamed up with Christchurch based marketing agency Harvey Cameron to deliver this brand film plus stills for new smart…


Oamaru Remembers

Storyworks | Brands Worked With | Oamaru Remembers

The Waitaki District Council hired Storyworks to produce a film highlighting the strong sense of remembrance that lives on in…


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