Melinda James is a filmmaker with a primary focus in cinematography. Her films embody a visual style that is minimal, yet intimate. Over the past four years she has shaped a body of work that places women and underrepresented communities in positions of power and recognition, yet the messages behind her work are tangible enough to reach many. Based in Oakland, and primarily working under the creative title of About Her Films, her work encompasses music videos, short films, commercials and photography.

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  • Press Release for Students of the World, Pivot, and Hyundai Commercial: Read.
  • SF Weekly: Artist of Day – A feature on Finalists of the Masterminds contest: Read.
  • Interview with FoodPolitic.com: Read.
  • Interview with TakePart.com: Read.
  • Interview with Oakland North: Read.