Jaco serves in many areas across multiple industries. He is the president and CEO of the film company, After Eden Pictures. He is the founder of SHAREtogether, a non-profit organization fighting against the global crisis of Sex Trafficking. Jaco directed and produced the feature film, 8 Days, written by his wife Philipa A. Booyens to raise awareness about the reality of Sex Trafficking in the United States. Jaco is also the co-founder of Eden Green Technology, a vertical farming company with a mission to feed and heal the world by making fresh, healthy produce available to people at an affordable cost.
Eden Green Technology is a high-density vertical farming technology that grows plants at operational scale. Our technology is designed to do what nature intended in a more efficient manner – revolutionizing the way plants are grown and igniting a transformation in commercial agriculture production. What began as a desire to help children has turned into a mission to feed and heal the world.
AFTER EDEN PICTURES
After Eden Pictures is a production company with a mission to transform and impact culture through film. One of After Eden’s recent projects was ‘8 Days’ Film directed by Jaco Booyens and written by his wife, Philipa A. Booyens. This film was produced to raise awareness about Sex Trafficking and has paved the way for many more powerful projects to come including Television Series’ about purpose, the value of life and more.
Jaco Booyens is the director of 8 Days film written to raise awareness about the Sex Trafficking industry. After sneaking to a party with her friends, 16-year-old Amber Stevens goes missing. Forced into the world of sex trafficking, her family and community fight to get her back. Inspired by actual events.
The 8 Days film DVD is available for purchase on the 8 Days website. All shipping, handling and taxes are included in all U.S. purchases. Proceeds go to anti-trafficking organizations and safe homes.