James Felix McKenney is an independent filmmaker known for his unusual and innovative genre films including HYPOTHERMIA for Dark Sky Films, SATAN HATES YOU for Glass Eye Pix, and the critically acclaimed low-fi sci-fi film AUTOMATONS. Along with writing, producing, directing, and editing his own feature films, he has lent a helping hand in various capacities on the works of others, including acting as a producer on features from Larry Fessenden and Ti West.
Over the years, James has worked in live theatre, written, edited, and published comic books, created designer toys, hosted podcasts and radio shows, designed T-shirts, and more. Yet filmmaking continues to be his first and greatest love. He currently lives in New York City.