Film Edited by TEC Alum Picks Up Gotham Award, Spirit Nom

How to Survive a Plague, edited by Edit Center Alum Tyler Walk, received a Gotham Award for Best Documentary. Directed by David France, the film follows the evolution of the treatment of AIDS through the activism of a group of young men and women. How to Survive a Plague premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January and went on to have a theatrical release later this year. The film has also been nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for best Documentary. Spirit Award winners will be announced in February of 2013.