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Jackson A.

Houston, TX, USA

3 reviews

$500 - $1500 / Day


Filmmaker, podcast producer, and radio broadcaster, Jackson has spent the better part of 25 years documenting independent arts, culture and political movements wherever he's been based. For the last 15-plus years his base was Beirut, Lebanon where Jackson directed, shot, and produced numerous documentaries, documentary segments, and branded documentaries in the Middle East, North Africa, the Mediterranean Basin, and parts of Asia. His clients include: T Brand Studios/NY Times, Nike, VICE, Al Jazeera English, CNN Inside the Middle East, Radical Media, BBC Radio 4, BBC World Service, Red Bull Music Academy Magazine, Boiler Room, Red Bull Music Academy Radio, Conde Naste, Iris, Oxford University Press, Goethe Institut, Le Monde, Arte, National Public Radio, Public Radio International, Diageo, Jeep, Art Dubai, Beirut Design Week, Audio Kultur Magazine, Middle East Airlines, 81Designs, and the Zayed Sustainability Prize, among others. Jackson also directs music videos, and works with academics producing film artefacts in areas of ethnographic research and field studies, and has begun working with the Global Studies Department at University of California Santa Barbara to produce podcasts and accompanying films, and is currently producing the podcast This Diaspora Life about the Armenian Diaspora.

Top Services

Documentary DP
3 reviews
Non-Fiction Film Director
Field Producer


Top Reviews

  • November • 2018

    Jackson was very easy to work with, communicative and flexible and provided good-quality material. He was also open to criticism and didn't mind going back to one of the locations to film more footage.

    Olga at Maffick LLC
  • December • 2022

    Very talented DP. Great communicator and easy to work with!

    Joseph at BiggerPockets

Top Projects



  • Multiple cameras
  • 4K video camera


  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic


  • Lighting kit

All Services

Production Support

  • Non-Fiction Film Director
  • Field Producer
  • Line Producer / On-Location
  • Commercial DP
  • Corporate Videographer
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist


  • Immersive/Spatial Video Capture