B.A., Film & Digital Media, Baylor University
M.A., Communication, Baylor University
Daniel Lee Beard is a filmmaker from Texas and a Lecturer in the Department of Film & Digital Media. After serving 10 years in the United States Navy, Daniel attended Baylor University and received his BA in Film & Digital Media, and his MA in Communication. While studying at Baylor, Daniel also worked in the Film & Digital Media Department as an electronics technician. His first short film, Dual Interests, has screened at the Dallas International Film Festival, Knoxville Film Festival, and the Deep in the Heart Film Festival. Daniel is currently finishing his MFA in Documentary Production and Studies at the University of North Texas.
In addition to directing films, Daniel teaches classes on pre-production, film set management, Lighting and Cinematography, and free-lances as an Assistant Director and general film consultant. IMDB
Daniel currently lives in Woodway, Texas with his wife, Mary, and their 4 kids, Joshua, Erika, Hunter, and Zackary.