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James Jones

Award-winning documentary-maker, co-director of Mosul

James Jones is an award-winning British documentary-maker. He has tackled difficult subjects like suicide in the military (Broken by Battle) homelessness (Britain’s Hidden Housing Crisis), and a police shooting in America (Unarmed Black Male), and focused on some of the world’s most dangerous and secretive places like North Korea (The Secret State of North Korea), Iraq (Secret Iraq), Gaza (Children of the Gaza War) and more recently, Saudi Arabia (Saudi Arabia Uncovered). His films have won two Emmys, two DuPonts, a Grierson, a Rory Peck, a Royal Television Society, a Golden Nymph, and been nominated five times at the BAFTAs. Most recently, he co-directed MOSUL with Olivier Sarbil.