Michael T. Vollmann is best known for co-editing (with editor Jeff Gilbert) the 2020 Sundance Grand Prize winning documentary, Boys State. His most recent work is as the lead editor and co-writer of the four part Netflix series The Romantics, the story of Yash Chopra and two generations of Bollywood filmmaking royalty, featuring 35 leading voices of the Hindi-language film industry.
Prior to that he was an editor of Meltdown: Three Mile Island, a gripping four-part documentary series that tackled the near catastrophe at Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania; and Truth To Power, a documentary music feature about Serj Tankian and the band System of a Down for LiveNation.
His first feature documentary was about the 2014 police shooting of Dontre Hamilton, The Blood is at the Doorstep, which premiered at the SXSW Film Festival in 2017. In 2019 he was an editor on Red, White and Wasted, a HULU original that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2019. Michael also directed The 414s for CNN Films, which premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival.