From dramatic issues to reality with a comedic spin, my documentaries aim to capture a moment in time and present it in a new, challenging way for todays audience.
Produced by James Dann & Richard Morel
From the densely populated neighbourhoods of Philadelphia where people lay awake at night and play ‘Gunshot or firework’ to the remote Maryland hunters whose lives depend on their firearms for protection, ‘2nd Amendment’ shatters the headlines and exposes the human face of the gun debate.
To date 2nd Amendment has screened at Genesis Cinema, a panel at the University of Hertfordshire and Hackney Picturehouse.
Barcelona – Marijuanas New Frontier
Barcelona – Weed World Magazine
Glasgow – Weed World Magazine
<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/160388376″>Why Art? James Dann – Nude Tin Can Gallery</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/jamesjoeldann”>James</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a>.</p>
An in-depth exploration into the virtues, velocity and vengeance that exists within the art world.
Official London MCM Comic Con 2016
Official video for London Comic Con 2016
Beit-Uri. A Home in the Hills.
My first documentary. Filmed in Afula, Israel. A Home In the Hills highlights the remarkable work done by Jewish, Muslim and Bedouin volunteers, working together to care for the disabled residence of Beit-Uri.
Official Manchester MCM Comic Con 2016
Official video for Manchester Comic Con 2016
Raised On Porn
UK / Netherlands
A web-series exploring sexual education in the UK.
James Dann and Declan Kenny embark on a journey to discover why the government is so keen to censor an adult industry instead of educating a whole generation, raised on porn.
An 80’s style experimental documentary. An ankle-obsessed journalist seeks to prune the ever-sprouting shoots of his crippling addiction.
Manchester Remembrance Sunday
A special report covering remembrance Sunday in Manchester
Rifle In My Hands
A short documentary capturing a demonstration against the Putin Administration and the imprisonment of controversial Russian band, Pussy Riot. Filmed on location in Moscow 2013.