Other Recent Films Written and Directed by James Byrne 

"Wayside Rest" , 2013, stars Catherine Johnson Justice and Billy Mullaney. A bar band singer on the run teams 
 up with a high school musician wannabe for a odd couple road trip.

"​Dreamer" stars Tracey Maloney and Robert O. Berdahl in an existential romantic comedy.  Trust issues, 
 new boyfriend issues, and issue-issues boil to the surface when a performance artist meets a tax assessor.

"Trade For Magic" , 2012, won Best Short Drama 2012 Highway 61 Film Festival, starring Emily Logan Dooley, 
 Laura Esping, with Haley Houck and David Wasylik.  An introspective mother and wife navigates a
 series of whimsical dilemmas in search of enchantment. 

"Rotations of the Earth" , 2011, Carolyn Pool won Best Actress in a Short Film at the 2011 SoCal Film Festival 
 for her performance, and also stars Peter Moore in a drama about old wounds and reconciliation. 

"Trouble Light" Honorable Mention Best Romantic Comedy, 2012 Indie Gathering Film Festival, 
 starring  Kathryn Lawrey, John Skelley, and Christine Weber.  Amateur psychoanalysis and electricity get 
 involved when a frustrated filmmaker tries to make a new friend.      







    Ninety-Nine Pages
            Dreamer
        Trade For Magic
 Rotations of the Earth
          Great Lakes
James Byrne's most recent film, "The Light of Each New Day", stars Shelby Richardson, Michael Hanna, Jauston Campbell, and Jessie Scarborough-Ghent.

See Vimeo link below to play film.
The Light of Each New Day, 2014

This character study is a glimpse into the life of an over zealous book collector.      Or could she be a bibliomaniac?  When her supply of books runs out she is 
forced to break old habits and make new friends.