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Rob Tinworth

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Rob Tinworth is a filmmaker with broad experience in independent film and broadcast television, including documentaries for Nova and Frontline. In 2012 he travelled through Sichuan documenting life in China's leprosy villages. That film inspired 'The Life Equation', and he has been following this story for almost three years. Rob is a five-time Emmy nominee, winning in 2014 for "Nova: Manhunt Boston Bombers." Other awards include two Best Documentary honors at the Asian Television Awards, and two Cine Golden Eagles. His last feature documentary followed punk band Green Day's foray into the world of musical theater. The award-winning "Broadway Idiot" premiered at SXSW 2013.