James is director of MACE.
With approaching 35 years experience at national and regional level, he is one of the UK’s senior moving image archivists.
Qualifying as a professional librarian in 1979, he joined the National Film Archive at the BFI, initially as a film cataloguer, and worked there for 20 years, the last 10 as Keeper of Documentary Film.
In 2000 he left London to establish MACE, the newest of the network of regional public film archives in England, and has since lead the development of this ground breaking public facing archive organisation.
James is also a Senior Academic in the Lincoln School of Media at the University of Lincoln
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