James Steven Sadwith
Born (1952-10-20) October 20, 1952 (age 69)
New Jersey, USA
OccupationProducer, screenwriter, director, and professor
Years active1982-present

James Steven Sadwith (born October 20, 1952) is an American producer, screenwriter, and Emmy Award-winning film director.[1] He is best known for directing the television movie In Broad Daylight (1991), the miniseries Sinatra (1992) and Elvis (2005), and the feature film Coming Through the Rye (2015).[2][3]

In 2018, he became a film professor at the Savannah College of Art and Design.


  1. ^ Monson, Leigh (October 14, 2016). "INTERVIEW: Writer-director James Steven Sadwith opens up about his new film, 'Coming Through The Rye'". substreammagazine.com. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  2. ^ "Alex Wolff Wants to Run Away in 'Coming Through the Rye' Exclusive Clip". EW.com. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  3. ^ "'Coming Through the Rye' Is a Rich, Heart-Warming Search for Salinger". Observer. October 12, 2016. Retrieved March 24, 2019.