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!”

LATEST POSTS FROM James Roberts

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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LUMA 2019

Storyworks | Brands Worked With | LUMA 2019

The Storyworks team have been media partners to Queenstown’s LUMA festival for several years now. The festival has grown from…

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Providore – Brand Story

Storyworks | Brands Worked With | Providore – Brand Story

Storyworks has provide commercial photography, drone and film production services to new Central Otago wine label Providore and we’re proud…

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SBS Bank – 150th Anniversary

Storyworks | Brands Worked With | SBS Bank – 150th Anniversary

SBS Bank asked us to create this film celebrating 150 years of their history. It was shown at a gala,…

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