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Robert Richman was born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on An Inconvenient Truth (2006), Waiting for 'Superman' (2010) and Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996). See full bio »
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

An Inconvenient Truth
An Inconvenient Truth Cinematographer
Waiting for 'Superman'
Waiting for 'Superman' Cinematographer
Metallica: Some Kind of Monster


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 2016 Shadowman (Documentary) (post-production)
 2010 Rockaway Taco (Documentary short) (post-production)
 2016 The Freedom to Marry (Documentary)
 2016 Joe's Violin (Documentary short)
 2016 Class Divide (Documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 2016 Judgment Day: Prison or Parole? (TV Series documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 2016 Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
- The Art of Recording (2016) ... (as Bob Richman)
 2016 Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru (Documentary)
 2016 Telescope (TV Movie documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 2016 Suited (Documentary)
  Oprah's Master Class (TV Series documentary) (14 episodes, 2012 - 2015) (director of photography - 8 episodes, 2014 - 2015)
- Jeff Bridges (2015) ... (director of photography)
- James Taylor (2015) ... (director of photography)
- Dwayne Johnson (2015) ... (director of photography)
- Robert Duvall (2015) ... (director of photography)
- Smokey Robinson (2015) ... (director of photography)
 2015 Oprah's Master Class: Belief Special (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 2015 Magic City (Documentary short)
 2015 Language Matters with Bob Holman (Documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 2015 Ubah! (Documentary short)
 2015 Lady 'Ndrangheta (TV Movie documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 2001-2015 Great Performances (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- American Voices (2015)
 2015 Oprah's Master Class: Civil Rights Special (TV Movie documentary)
 2014 We the Economy: 20 Short Films You Can't Afford to Miss (Documentary) (segment "The Street")
 2014 My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2014 Metallica: This Monster Lives (Documentary short)
 2014 The System with Joe Berlinger (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
- Geography of Punishment (2014) ... (as Bob Richman)
- Flawed Forensics (2014) ... (as Bob Richman)
- Mandatory Sentencing (2014) ... (as Bob Richman)
 2013 Hank: 5 Years from the Brink (Documentary)
 2013 CodeStars (Documentary short)
 2013 Witnesses NYC (Documentary short) (as Bob Richman)
  Iconoclasts (TV Series documentary) (15 episodes, 2005 - 2012) (director of photography - 1 episode, 2010)
 2012 Havana, Havana! (TV Movie documentary)
 2012 Under African Skies (Documentary)
 2011 Caris' Peace (Documentary)
 2011 Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (Documentary) (director of photography - as Bob Richman)
 2011 Risk Takers (TV Series documentary) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Scott Boras (2011) ... (director of photography)
 2011 Black Tide: Voices from the Gulf (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 2011/III Unraveled (Documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 2010 The Met Ball (Video documentary)
 2010 Waiting for 'Superman' (Documentary)
 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Start Me Up (Video) (documentary segments)
 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Whole Lotta Shakin' (Video) (documentary segments)
 2009 How Sweet the Sound (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 San Quentin Film School (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2009)
- Episode #1.5 (2009)
- Episode #1.4 (2009)
- Episode #1.3 (2009)
- Episode #1.2 (2009)
 2009 The September Issue (Documentary)
 2008 Killing Kasztner (Documentary)
 2008 Nursery University (Documentary)
 2007 Constantine's Sword (Documentary)
 2007 Robyn Hitchcock: Sex, Food, Death... and Insects (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 The People's Palace: A Portrait of the New York Public Library (Video documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 2006 First Person Killers: Ronald DeFeo (TV Movie documentary)
  Ten Days That Unexpectedly Changed America (TV Series documentary) (1 episode, 2006) (director of photography - 1 episode, 2006)
- Murder at the Fair: The Assassination of President McKinley (2006) ... (director of photography)
 2006 African American Lives (TV Mini-Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- Searching for Our Names (2006) ... (as Bob Richman)
- Beyond the Middle Passage (2006) ... (as Bob Richman)
- The Promise of Freedom (2006) ... (as Bob Richman)
- Listening to Our Past (2006) ... (as Bob Richman)
 2006 An Inconvenient Truth (Documentary)
 2004 Gray Matter (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 The Buried Secret of M. Night Shyamalan (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2003 A Fine State This Is (Documentary)
 2003 My Architect (Documentary)
 2003 Hollywood High (TV Special documentary)
  American Masters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode, 2003) (director of photography - 1 episode, 2001)
- Juilliard (2003)
- Good Rockin' Tonight: The Legacy of Sun Records (2001) ... (director of photography - as Bob Richman)
 2002 In Memoriam: New York City (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 Window to the Universe (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (TV Movie documentary) (as Bob Richman)
 1999 To Russia for Love: Mail-Order Brides (TV Movie documentary)
 1996 A Tickle in the Heart (Documentary)
 1995 The Concert for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (TV Special documentary)
 1995 Dealers Among Dealers (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1994 Umbrellas (Documentary)
 1994 A Place for Madness (Documentary)
 1994 Not Just Las Vegas (TV Movie documentary)
 1992 Baroque Duet (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Time for Art (TV Movie documentary)
 1989 Out of Solidarity (TV Movie documentary)
 1985 Vladimir Horowitz: The Last Romantic (TV Movie documentary) (as Bob Richman)
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