Marie Baronnet studied art and photography in France, where she grew up. She worked as a photojournalist for international magazines, along with a series of investigative photos and video from the Borderlands to East Los Angeles.
In 2020, her first documentary feature, AMEXICA, was broadcasted on Arte channel, produced by Academy Award nominee Raoul Peck (I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO). This documentary film portrays the "Amexican" border spanning 10 years.
She's currently working on her second documentary film in Los Angeles, where she resides with her 7-year-old daughter.