Jason Jaacks

Jason Jaacks is a filmmaker focused on the social and environmental issues of our time. He’s ducked the border into Mexico with Tohono O’odham tribal members, followed a young woman as she defies death threats to save Mexico’s most polluted river, and scoured the Mayan forest with a worldrenowned biologist for giant carnivorous bats. He is a National Geographic Explorer and holds a Masters of Journalism from UC Berkeley.

Border Nation

IF/Then Short Documentary Program | 2017 (Big Sky Documentary Film Festival)