John Jackson


John Jackson studied filmmaking at the Brooke Institute in Santa Barbara, California, where he was recruited by the American arm of The Cousteau Society. Over the course of multiple expeditions, he was head cameraman for the Cousteau team, and over 12 years made 25 films. Since then, he has regularly worked as cameraman and director for the BBC, National Geographic, and Discovery, along with the major French channels, making scientific, historical, maritime, and extreme adventure films. He has just finished filming and codirecting the 3x52 3D series “Ouragan” for Arte and 3D Net, and recently completed Conversation avec les Dauphins (65’ France 3 Thalassa), and Cuba, un Paradis en sursis (2x52’ ARTE).