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Harold James Gilmore Edit Profile

Television producer and director

Harold James Gilmore, American Television producer and director. Member International Documentary Association, American Film Institute, National Academy television, Artsand Sciences.


Gilmore, H. James was born on March 25, 1961 in Park Forest, Illinois, United States. Son of Harold James Gilmore, Junior and Mary Emily Curtis.


Bachelor, Kalamazoo (Michigan) College, 1983;Master of Arts, U. Iowa, 1984.


Writer/producer WSBT-television, South Bend, Indiana, 1985—1986. Field producer The Christian Science Monitor, Boston, 1986—1988. Coordinating producer/director New Hampshire Public television, Durham, 1989—1995.

Executive producer Acadia Pictures, Ann Arbor, Michigan, since 1995. Associate director Acadia Institute Oceanography, Seal Harbor, Maine, since 1992. Assistant professor St. Joseph's College, Standish, Maine, 1999—2000, Flagler College, St. Augustine, 2000—2006, associate professor, 2006—2008.

Clinical associate professor University Michigan, Dearborn, since 2008.


  • Other Work

    • Producer: (documentaries) Great Lakes/Toxic Lakes, 1987, Zimbabwe: A Racial Revolution, 1988 (Gold Plaque, Chicago Intnl. Film Festival, 1988), The Rhino War, 1988, Dare Not Walk Alone, 2005. Producer, director (documentaries) Happy Talk, 2007.

      Director: (documentary film) The Shipyard Dance, 1999. Producer director: Alone Together, 1990 (American Film Institute Robert M. Bennett Award, 1990). Director(writer, editor): Soul of a Woman: The Life & Times of Mary Baker Eddy, 1994 (Wilbur, Telly, 1994), Chronicle of an American Suburb, 2002, Saving Face, 2008, (short film) Pale in Your Shadow, 1997 (Gold Aurora, 1998), Happy Talk, 2007.


Member of Broadcast Education Association, University Film and Video Association (Award of Merit in Documentary Film 2002).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: theatre, piano, photography, golf.


Married Sheryl Ann Christy, June 22, 1991. Children: Grace, Griffin, Ronan.

Harold James Gilmore

Mary Emily Curtis

Sheryl Ann Christy

Grace Gilmore

Griffin Gilmore

Ronan Gilmore