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James Lester is a native New Yorker and an independent film director, editor, producer and writer. His feature documentary "Getting Naked: A Burlesque Story" had its world premiere in the Venice Days section of the 74th Venice International Film Festival. It premiered in the U.S. in 2017 at DOC NYC and was released in North America by Gravitas ... See full bio »

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(2010)
Tough Day Editor
(2014)
Gin Town Editor
(2011)

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 2020 Pandemica (Short) (completed)
 2020 Stockton on My Mind (Documentary)
 2019 Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men (TV Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- 104 (2019)
- 103 (2019)
- 102 (2019)
- 101 (2019)
 2018 Gotti: Godfather and Son (TV Mini-Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- Fathers and Sons (2018)
- A Made Man (2018)
- Kid Christmas (2018)
 2016-2018 Live PD (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- 06.06.18 (2018)
- 01.05.18 (2018)
- 12.16.17 (2017)
- 12.15.17 (2017)
- 12.08.17 (2017)
 2017 Getting Naked: A Burlesque Story (Documentary)
 2017 Inside the FBI: New York (TV Series documentary) (lead editor - 6 episodes)
- Ground Zero to Chelsea (2017) ... (lead editor)
- Global Fight (2017) ... (lead editor)
- Gangs and Gangsters (2017) ... (lead editor)
- The New FBI (2017) ... (lead editor)
- Deviant Crimes (2017) ... (lead editor)
 2016 NASCAR: The Rise of American Speed (TV Mini-Series documentary) (film editor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... (film editor)
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... (film editor)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (film editor)
 2015 Buried Above Ground (Documentary)
 2015 The Making of the Mob (TV Series documentary) (series film editor - 8 episodes)
- New York: End Game (2015) ... (series film editor)
- New York: New Frontiers (2015) ... (series film editor)
- New York: The Mob at War (2015) ... (series film editor)
- New York: Exit Strategy (2015) ... (series film editor)
- New York: A Rising Threat (2015) ... (series film editor)
 2014 Tough Day (Short)
 2014 Chicagoland (TV Mini-Series documentary) (senior editor - 8 episodes)
- City of the Future (2014) ... (senior editor)
- Back of the Yards (2014) ... (senior editor)
- Broken Wings (2014) ... (senior editor)
- Safe Passage (2014) ... (senior editor)
- Second Chances (2014) ... (senior editor)
 2012 I Married a Mobster (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- The Outsiders (2012)
- Locked Up Love (2012)
- Jekyll and Hyde (2012)
- Street Smart (2012)
- Stunt Lady (2012)
 2012 Get to Work (TV Series)
 2011 Prayer for a Perfect Season (Documentary)
 2011 Gin Town (Video short)
 2010 The Wrong Girl (Short)
 2010 Gelber and Manning in Pictures (Video short)
 2009 Neil Diamond: Hot August Night/NYC (TV Movie documentary)
 2008 State by State (Video short)
 2008 Sal Mosca: Un-Sung (Short)
 2007 Ian McEwan: On Chesil Beach (Video short)
Show Show Editorial department (8 credits)
Show Show Producer (10 credits)
Show Show Director (9 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (6 credits)
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (3 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)

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