Jaco Bouwer

Jaco Bouwer (b. 1973) is a South African director and producer, with a long and critically acclaimed career in theatre behind him. Bouwer recently made the leap from stage to screen, and Gaia is his first feature film as a director. He is known for his aesthetic sense and the ability to combine major political themes with personal stories. His projects often focus on today's biggest crises, as exemplified by Gaia.