Jackson Eaton

 

 

Title: Jackson Eaton – Better Half
Duration: 5:09
Year: 2013
Director/DOP: Peter M Lamont
Music: Peter M Lamont
Description: Interview with Australian Artist Jackson Eaton discussing his book “Better Half”.


Better Half is a bizarre personal love story, played in two parts. After his parents separated in 2006 Jackson went to live in South Korea, where he became romantically involved with a Korean woman and began to document their intimate life photographically. The relationship heart-breakingly ended after a few years, and Jackson returned to Australia alone in 2009.

During Jackson’s time away and in wake of his marital separation, Jackson’s father followed him to South Korea looking for a change. Two years later he also returned, but he was not alone. His father had fallen in love, also with a Korean woman, and was married in Australia soon after.

Jackson has a kickstarter project to support his book Better Half.

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