About Damani Baker
A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Damani Baker was selected by Filmmaker Magazine as one of “25 new faces in independent film”. His career spans multiple documentaries, music videos, and advertisements. Damani has directed over 20 films for museums around the world featuring such notables as President Bill Clinton and Kofi Annan, telling stories rooted in understanding the human story and its connection to place. Baker is also a tenured professor at Sarah Lawrence College where he teaches filmmaking.