Director: John Jackson
John Jackson is a Director DOP who studied at Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara before working in LA with the renowned Jacque Yves Cousteau or “Captain Planet” as he was then known. He stayed with Captain Cousteau, working on the Calypso and his other boats for more than 12 years as a full time DOP/Director. He then naturally moved on to work with Discovery, the BBC and National Geographic, making many prize winning scientific, history and extreme adventure documentary films. He co-directed the 3x52’ series on Hurricanes for 3D Net and Arte. And lately, “Conversation With Dolphins” (65’ France 3 Thalassa), “Cuba, Paradise on the Brink” (2x52’ ARTE).
Director: Jérôme Julienne
Jérôme Julienne is a writer-director who specializes in marine and underwater films. After studying cinema, he joined Jacques Cousteau’s crew as an underwater cameraman and assistant director on 14 films. Then he worked as a screenwriter and director for Canal+ on the “Dans la Nature and Aqua” series. Since then, he has written around 50 programs and directed more than 25 international films for leading French broadcasters in coproduction with Discovery, PBS, and Radio Canada. His most recent films include “Aliens of the Deep Sea” (52’ France 3 Thalassa, Canal D Canada) and “Vacarme en haute mer” (52’ France 2). Along with Andy Byatt and John Jackson, he co-wrote the 3x52’ 3D series “Hurricane The Anatomy” (ARTE/3net). He recently wrote and directed “Conversations with Dolphins” (65’ France 3 Thalassa – CBC Canada “Nature of Things”), and “Cuba, Paradise on the Brink” (2x52’ ARTE).
|Director:||John Jackson, Jérôme Julienne|
|Camera:||JOHN JACKSON & THOMAS LABOURASSE & ALEXIS DE FAVITSKI|
|Producer:||ZED (MANUEL CATTEAU & VALÉRIE ABITA)|
Best Science Film 2021,
Best Marine Film 2021