Adam James Smith

Adam is a Stanford-educated documentary filmmaker from England. His films focus on characters experiencing rapid change in their lives. To date, he has produced, directed and edited four short documentaries in America; The Diner, Love & Allegiance (co-dir Tijana Petrovic), Shangri-La, Role Play, and one feature documentary in China: The Land of Many Palaces (co-dir Song Ting). In addition to making his own films, he has worked for TED, the Journal Sentinel, Rabbit Bandini Productions, Stanford’s Office of Public Affairs, the China Central Academy of Fine Arts, and the Chinese National Academy of Painting.