Lucy Walker

Lucy Walker is an esteemed Emmy-winning film director who uses dramatic filmmaking techniques to make documentary films. Renowned for her ability to connect with audiences through creating riveting character-driven nonfiction, she follows memorable characters on transformative journeys that grant unique access inside closed worlds. Walker obtained her MFA from the Graduate Film Programme at the New York University Tisch School of the Arts on a Fulbright Scholarship after graduating at the top of her class with a BA Hons and MA Oxon in Literature at Oxford University. She has twice been nominated for an Academy Award and her films have been nominated for seven Emmys, having won over one hundred film awards.