- 2016 November,
James completes filming on Event
Zero (2017) as Tanned Suit.
- Fear is
the most dangerous disease. When her father is framed for
a biological terror attack on Sydney, suspended Federal cop
Leyla Nassar is set on a mission to clear her father's name
and uncover the truth behind the attack.
- "The crisp,
crackling action pulse of Enzo Tedeschi’s hugely enjoyable
directorial debut Event Zero is destined to satisfy genre
fans, who will inevitably gravitate towards its slick production
values and relentless pace..." - 4/5 stars. (SCREEN-SPACE
- 2017 April
Zero (2017) premiers at Gold Coast Film Festival.
- Video Behind
The Scenes of Event Zero.
2017 January, James appears as Local Man on Home
and Away episode 6612
December, James appears as Marco Accurso on Home
and Away episode 6573
- 2016 March, James appears as Marco Accurso on Home
and Away, episode 6379
Best Drama Series at 2015
Online Video Awards.
- Winner Best
Special Effects at Rio
Web Fest November 2015.
Episode 1 on YouTube here
- 2015 James appears as 'Captain Parker' in the sci-fi web
series, 'AIRLOCK'. See
"It's one of the best made pieces of sci-fi we have ever seen
produced in this country."
magazine July 7 2015)
Buy the series at Deadhouse
unprecedented new sci-fi web series from the creators of The
Tunnel and Event Zero.
When a derelict
ship docks with an isolated space station, A Security Officer
is tasked with the investigation. He finds the crew murdered,
and the ship's cargo - a destitute group of Sector Nine asylum
seekers - hiding a deadly secret that threatens humanity itself.
Airlock is a FREE HD 3 part online series to be released via
torrents from Distracted Media, the award-winning creators
of The Tunnel and Event Zero.
CGI by Surfaces
Voice artist - James Caitlin.
- 2015 James
appears as the 'Newsreader', on the feature film, 'TERMINUS'.
- NEW 2016
USA trailer here
Director: Marc Furmie.
Following a near-fatal accident, David Chamberlain makes an
unprecedented discovery that will not only determine the fate
of his family, but of mankind.
well-crafted science fiction film with an intriguing story
– if you like classic SF tales, this is for you." (Sci-Fi
"One of the
best science-fiction thrillers in recent years!" (twitch.com)
- October 2014. James portrays
Professor Ode in SINGULARITY
"It is a TV series being
pitched at MIPCOM in Cannes in mid-October. It is a science-fiction
space opera retelling of ancient Greek mythology, with various
additional elements thrown in. Breathtaking in its scope,
Shakespearean in its depth and universal in its message of
love and conflict, it is hoped this epic will rise to take
its place amongst the pantheon of roaring good SF." (David
"SINGULARITY, an epic
tale spanning entire universes as one man struggles to return
to his family. That man, as featured in our key art poster,
is Sydney actor James Caitlin, standing tall above the starship
Pegasus. It is Greek mythology set amongst the stars; 300
meets Star Wars! SINGULARITY is the property of David Sander
and One Heart Pictures; all rights reserved."
James Caitlin as Professor Ode
Amber Gokken as his wife, Pen
Joshua Ostermann as his son, Tel
Shan-Ree Tan as his mortal enemy, Pos
Sandra Lee Paterson as the Singularity
Persia Blue as the Mission Controller
- October 2014. James appears
as Jack Bartlett, the first man on Mars, in the new independent
in-development science fiction feature movie teaser for MAN
Screened at the 2014 American
Film Market, garnering great interest.
Starring (in order of appearance):
Harry Pavlidis as Aristarkhos of Samos
Marisa Lamonica as Euterpe
James Caitlin as Jack Bartlett
Tom Dalzell as Chuck Furniss
Julie-anne Breen as Grace Miller
Roger Sciberras as Gene Burbach
Narration by Kamahl
Original Soundtrack by Paul Dawkins
Fourteen years in the making,
MAN CONQUERS SPACE is a daring look at the space race - not
just what was, but what could have been. Shot in documentary
style, it charts the journey of man to the moon, to Mars,
and beyond... MAN CONQUERS SPACE is the property of David
Sander and One Heart Pictures; all rights reserved.
In November 2013,
James adds his voice to the Official Teaser Trailer for upcoming
sci-fi- web series, 'AIRLOCK'.
"When a derelict ship
docks with an isolated space station, A Security Officer is tasked
with the investigation. He finds the crew murdered, and the ship's
cargo - a destitute group of Sector Nine asylum seekers - hiding
a deadly secret that threatens humanity itself."
Airlock is a FREE HD 3 part online series to be released via torrents
from Distracted Media, the award-winning creators of The Tunnel
and Event Zero. CGI by Surfaces Rendered. View
on James' VOICE DEMO page.
In April August 2012,
James adds his voice to 5 new 'HYUNDAI' car promotions. View on
James' VOICE DEMO page.
Directed by Shannon Jones and Clark Carter.
EVENT ZERO will be screening at the Festival Tous Ecrans in
Geneva next month (November 2012)
- April 2012,
James appears in Episode 2 (Pamela) and Episode 7 (Harriet)
in the new web series, 'EVENT ZERO'.
comments on James' performance.
- "He’s such a solid actor, very talented and very professional.
I think the true mark of a good actor shows in the edit suite.
There’s a physical and emotional continuity to the performance
no matter how disparate the takes."
From the team
that brought you 'THE TUNNEL MOVIE' comes...
"A report comes in of a train derailment near Circular
Quay. Smoke billows from the wreckage and victims pour onto
the streets. As the emergency workers arrive at the chaotic
scene, they realize the biggest threat is only just emerging.
People without a scratch are collapsing on the ground and
dying - and it is spreading."
- April 22nd 2012,
'THE BRANCH', is awarded a GOLD REMI at the
45th Worldfest - Houston International Film
Festival in Houston, Texas.
James played the role of the Father, in the dramatic short film,
'THE BRANCH', alongside Alicia
Debnam-Carey and Lachlan Campbell.
Written and directed by Julietta Boscolo. DOP, Kier Suggett. Producer,
Eva Stolcs. View trailer here.
In November 2011, James voiced the 'Dispatcher' character for 'EVENT
ZERO' - Winner of the 'Movie Extra Webfest' Competition.
Directed by Enzo Tedeschi.
2011, James added his voice, as the American Radio DJ, to the DVD
documentary, 'HUNGRY FOR
Directed by James Colquhoun, Carlo Ledesma. See
In August 2011, James completed the voiceover and is appearing in
two commercials for St George Bank/Bank of Melbourne. Directed by
May 19, 2011, James is appearing as 'Trevor Jones', the homeless
guy, in the Australian thriller, 'THE TUNNEL MOVIE'.
In April 2011 James recorded the temporary voice read for character,
Lt Col Jack Bartlett, USSF (retired) in the feature film 'alpha
cut' (pre-viz storyboard) of 'MAN CONQUERS SPACE'.Directed and written
by David Sander.
Australian short film, 'BAD COFFEE' screened, April 6th, 9.00pm,
as part of the Australian Horror Showcase 2 at A
Night of Horror International Film Festival.
Directed by Ben Draisma/Maria Stipicic. See
View it on Vimeo
December 2010, James played Dr Richard Madden, in the short film,
'BUTTERFLY', alongside Alex Rzechowicz and Henriette Tkalec.
Directed by Caellum Allan. View it on Vimeo
BEST SHORT FILM. Melbourne Underground Film Festival 2011) (NOMINATED.
Palme d'Or - BEST SHORT FILM. Cannes Film Festival 2011)
(NOMINATED. BEST SHORT FILM, Melbourne International Film Festival
2011 and Sydney Film Festival 2011)
October - November 2010, James worked with director Carlo Ledesma
and photographer, Dean Barnett, on the project, 'AMENDS'.
In October 2010, James narrated the animated short film, 'CAGES'.
Directed, written and animated by Beini Huang.
September 2010 James completed a role as Francis McCullough,
mob boss, in the new short film, 'VENGER'.
Image from VENGER. James Caitlin as Francis McCullough (left)
- Bren Foster as Michael McCullough (centre) - Christian
Clark as Anthony McCullough (right)
high octane auto revenge thriller".
Cast: Christian Clark, Bren Foster, Jai Koutrae, Dan Mor,
Henry Wells Nixon, Amanda McConnell and James Caitlin.
"Following the murder of his fiancé, racecar driver
Anthony McCullough becomes hellbent on revenge. Set loose
by a ruthless detective, McCullough begins to follow a trail
of clues. As he gets closer to finding the men responsible,
he is drawn into a web of secrecy and betrayal that threatens
to destroy his entire family."
"... the unexpectedly high production quality and acting
talent are the stars here, providing an engaging piece of
brand story telling that works for all parties in a creative,
clever and sticky collaboration of entertainment and brand
Mercedes-Benz and Petronas Lubricants International, present
'VENGER', produced by The Filmmakers Factory, FG
Entertainment, Tiger Tale Productions and Vanguard Pictures.
Directed by Marc Furmie, DOP: Marc Windon.
- Producers: Marc Windon, Matt Inglis, Jesse Press, Anna
Fawcett, David Denneen, Hadi Tieu-Vinh, Simon Rich.
- Written by: Shiyan Zheng, Vincent Andriano and Marc Furmie.
- Produced by: Matt Inglis, Simon Ritch, Hadi Tieu-Vinh,
Marc Windon (EP), Jesse Press (EP).
In July 2010, James played American astronaut, Lt Col Jack Bartlett,
USSF (retired) in The Sizzle Reel for 'MAN CONQUERS SPACE'.
Directed and written by David Sander. View it on YouTube.
In March 2010 he shot a scene from the feature film script, 'JACK
TO NOWHERE', written and directed by Anthony Egan ('NEEDLE')
In December 2009, James played the role of the Father, in the dramatic
short film, 'THE BRANCH', alongside Alicia Debnam-Carey and Lachlan
Campbell. Written and directed by Julietta Boscolo. DOP, Kier Suggett.
Producer, Eva Stolcs.
In October 2009, he completed a role in the short film, 'MOVING
DAY, with Amber Gokken and the talented young actress, Darcy
Directed by Jason Wingrove. The editor is
Richard Learoyd ('KNOWING', 'I, ROBOT') and the DOP is Tom Gleeson
('NED', 'PUPPY) See IMDb.
- Winner of BEST FILM and BEST NARRATIVE
SHORT, at the Toronto International
Film and Video Awards.
- Screened at Cleveland
International Film Festival Monday
March 27 2011, 2.35pm
- May 2011, St
Kilda Film Festival Award to fxphd,
for BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL EFFECTS, for 'MOVING DAY'.
In September 2009, James recorded the voiceover
for 'MAN CONQUERS SPACE' - Teaser IV. Written and directed
by David Sander.
Screened September 22, 2009 at the Chauvel Cinema, Paddington, NSW
View it on the Voice
Demos page or in HD at YouTube