Nani Walker

Nani Sahra Walker is an Academy Award-winning filmmaker. She executive produced the acclaimed short documentaries Kylie (Sundance, 2023), Merman (Tribeca, 2023) and The Last Repair Shop (Telluride, 2023), which won the 2024 Academy Award. Her upcoming feature narrative film Shakti is set in Nepal and backed by the ARRI International Support Program. Nani is an alum of the Asia Project Market, Cine Qua Non Lab, SFFILM FilmHouse Residency Program and BAFTA. She is an adjunct professor at UC Berkeley’s renowned documentary program and mentors filmmakers at American Film Showcase and Global Media Makers.