James Moll, Director

James Moll’s work as a documentary filmmaker has earned him an Oscar, two Emmys and a Grammy. Moll has directed and produced such films as FOO FIGHTERS: BACK AND FORTH about the 16-year career of the rock band Foo Fighters; the sports adventure RUNNING THE SAHARA, executive produced by Matt Damon; INHERITANCE, about the daughter of a Nazi concentration camp commander; and THE LAST DAYS, executive produced by Steven Spielberg.

Moll’s Universal Studios based company, Allentown Productions, has also produced numerous programs for television as well as web-based content.

In addition to work as a filmmaker, James established the non-profit Shoah Foundation with Steven Spielberg for recording and preserving more than 50,000 ‘visual histories’ of Holocaust survivors.

Moll is a member of the Directors Guild of America, the Motion Picture Academy, and the Television Academy. He also serves on the Executive Committee of the Documentary Branch of the Motion Picture Academy, and as co-chair for the DGA Documentary Award.