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James Anderson

Director, Editor

After training at Auckland's South Seas Film and Television School in 1999, James Anderson began working on music shows Squeeze and Space, and became a cameraman and editor on both. After arts series The Living Room and time working on music documentaries in the UK, he returned to Aotearoa and set up company Two Heads, with Nick Ward. Anderson went on to direct globe-spanning music show Making Tracks, and a number of high profile commercials. He was also AFTA-nominated for primetime hit Food Truck. These days Anderson is a freelance director in the United States. 

... anyone can come up with an idea for a TV show — it’s about what you do with it, all the other elements, then selling the idea and getting people to invest in it that counts. James Anderson, on website Stolen Rum