Tyler Michael James is an award winning film and music video director based in Los Angeles. His goal is to make you laugh uncomfortably and question your existence.

He's worked as a mentor for youth filmmakers with the Seattle International Film Festival and spoken on a music video director's panel at the Experience Music Project in Seattle, Washington. In 2016, he launched his production company, Ad Opus, which aims to improve the quality and format of modern day commercials. Part of the company's profits are reinvested into public arts education programs in the United States.