- James Longley (filmmaker)
James Bertrand Longley is the maker of the documentary, "Gaza Strip", released in 2002. His production, "
Iraq in Fragments", presents a view of Iraqand Iraqis during the first two years of Iraq war. It was awarded three jury awards at the 2006 Sundance Film Festivaland was nominated for an Academy Award for Documentary Feature, but lost to " An Inconvenient Truth". His short film "Sari's Mother" premiered at the 2006 Toronto International Film Festivaland has been nominated for an Academy Award for Documentary Short.
He is the founder of
Daylight Factory, a production company committed to creating documentary films about international subjects with international appeal.
Longley is an active contributor to
The D-Word, a worldwide online community of documentary filmmakers. He graduated from Wesleyan University.
Longley's middle name is a tribute to philosopher
* [http://www.daylightfactory.com/ Daylight Factory website]
* [http://www.iraqinfragments.com/ Iraq In Fragments website]
* [http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1228118/ James Longley] on the
Internet Movie Database
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