Comfortable both in front and behind the camera, Jason is a presenter, videographer and filmmaker who is passionate about visual storytelling. He has a deep understanding of all aspects of visual communication and an ability to connect with a diverse range of people.
Jason’s work experiences range from producing, directing and filming to acting and presenting. His independent surf documentary “Oney Anwar, Chasing the Dream” won the People’s Choice Award with its premiere at the Santa Cruz Surf Film Festival. He has interviewed everyone from the Dalai Lama to Sir Edmond Hillary and as developed an ear and eye for finding the unifying human experience and emotion.
Jason splits his time between Bali and New Zealand.
2007-2012 Troppodoc – NZ Doctor Volunteer in Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, Documentary Film Maker
2007-2012 Coming Home – Family history tracer to China, Documentary Film Maker
2003-2011 Asia Down Under – Report/Director/Presenter
2007 Native Affair –Director, Maori TV
2007 Destination New Zealand – Field Producer, Channel 7, Australia
2007 Attitude Television – Director, TVNZ
2001-2003 Visual Expression through Media – Web Production Designer
2001-2002 Eco Challenge – TV Crew/DV Cam Operator
1999 Top 10 Dive Spots in the World – Dive Guide and Underwater Videographer
2000 Diploma of Multimedia, National College of Design and Technology
1993 Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Commerce, Victoria University