Kevin Jackson

Kevin Jackson

  • Director & Outgoing Communications and Marketing Officer - Jamaica Film and Television Association
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Kevin Jackson is a Jamaican Writer, 2D Animator, Filmmaker and Fight Choreographer. His passion for telling stories is evident in his awards, accolades and contributions to the film and animation community as he served as President of the Jamaica Animation Nation Network, the animation association for Jamaica  from 2014 to 2021. He is also Director and outgoing Communications and Marketing officer for the Jamaica Film and Television Association. In addition to storytelling, Kevin is an avid contributor to the creative scene in Jamaica archiving knowledge through several design articles he has published in in the Jamaica Observer and Wealth Magazine. He is also an educator, lecturing in the film, digital media and animation programmes at The University of the West Indies, Mona; The HEART VTDI and the Northern Caribbean University. To date Kevin’s accolades include.

  • Winner Best Animation at the Columbus Black International Film Festival 2018
  • Winner Best Animation at GATFFEST Film Festival 2018
  • Winner Best Animation, Best Actor and Best Script at the Lignum Vitae Film Festival 2018
  • Winner “Best Short Film” & “Best Director”, GATFFEST Lignum Vitae Film Festival 2016
  • Winner “Viewer’s Choice Award”, GATFFEST 2015
  • Winner “Lenny Little White Award Best Local Film” GATFFEST 2014
  • Winner of the “Best Animation” & “Best Foley”, NCU Lignum Vitae Film Festival 2013
  • Winner of the One Minute Mobile Caribbean Film Festival 2012.
  • President of the Jamaica Animation Nation Network (JANN), Jamaica’s Animation Association 2014.
  • Director of Communications  and Marketing the Jamaica Film and TV Association (JAFTA) 2016
  • Director of Public Relations, Jamaica Design Association (JDA) 2013.
  • Director of Promotions for Reggae Film Festival 2012.
  • Director of promotions for Animae Caribe Jamaica 2012.
  • Volunteer Animae Caribe Jamaica 2011.
Kevin Jackson - Director and Outgoing Communications and Marketing officer for the Jamaica Film and Television Association and Past President of the Jamaica Animation Nation Network

All Sessions by Kevin Jackson

Day 2 - GSS Career Summit June 12, 2021
Day 1 - Conference & Exhibition June 11, 2021