T. Woody Richman

T. Woody Richman is the editor, writer and co-producer of the critically acclaimed Sundance 2012 film, How to Survive a Plague.  He co-produced and edited the Academy Award-nominated and Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winning documentary, Trouble the Water.  A long time collaborator of Michel Moore, Woody edited Capitalism a Love Story, Fahrenheit 9/11, winner of the Palme d'Or, and was associate editor of Academy Award-winning Bowling for Columbine. He also recently travelled to India to edit Sooni Taraporevala’s (screenwriter of The Namesake, Salaam Bombay, and Mississippi Masala) first feature, Little Zizou. He has cut several other independent features, including Destination Unknown, winner of the Hamptons Film Festival. Woody began his career working as an assistant editor in the cutting rooms of Nick Gomez, Spike Lee and Oliver Stone.  He was a 2007 fellow and a 2008 creative advisor at the Sundance Documentary Edit and Story Lab.  Although he lives in Brooklyn, NY, and considers himself a New Yorker, he is a rabid Boston Red Sox fan.

Alumni Information
Class: 
1992
Editor/Producer/Writer