About THIRST Film Series

THIRST is a collaboration of award winning new media producer James Durham and award winning playwright John Becker. We are currently in pre-production for the first short film of the THIRST Film Series! Please check back soon for updates as we go into production.

Please view the Cast & Crew page for the list of the growing, talented team!

About the Filmmakers

James Durham is an award-winning new media producer, writer and composer. He is one of the time-twisted minds behind the sci-fi indie feature film 95ers: Time Runners, with international distribution. He’s the zombie-loving creator of the audio drama FETIDUS, with an all-original score, two Parsec awards, over a million downloads and counting. His works have been featured in film, video productions, and articles with IBM, MetLife, Johns Hopkins University, NASA, among others. His music has been choreographed and performed at the National Cathedral in Washington DC, and enjoyed wide praise and radio play with his Aeolian May music project. His favorite most recent endeavor is a very personal podcast with letters to his son, called Dear Luke. www.jamesdurham.com

John Becker's play, Summit Meeting, was performed in a theatre festival held at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., where it was awarded 1st place by audience vote. He has had a play performed Off-Broadway at the Emerging Artists Theatre in New York. His musical, Everything I Do, was read at the Kennedy Center and workshopped through Artist's Bloc. He has been awarded three Individual Artist's Grants through the Maryland State Arts Council for playwriting and fiction. He co-wrote and co-directed a book trailer for Farrar, Straus, and Giroux in NY for Susan Coll's The Stager. He was commissioned to be part of the Round House One-Minute Play Festival and has had many other plays performed. www.john-becker.com