St. Louis (KSDK) -- Award winning filmmaker Steve James comes to St. Louis for Webster University's Global Leaders in Residence Program.
James presented a workshop on documentary filmmaking, a topic he knows well. James' films have played at festivals around the world, including Sundance, IDFA and Full Frame. James has received an Academy Award, a Peabody Award and a Directors Guild of America Award.
His legendary film "Hoop Dreams" was selected for the Library of Congress' National Film Registry.
James is a producer with Kartemquin Films.