A Will for the Woods

America ReFramed Season 3
  • Feature Film
  • 2015
  • 64 Mins

Musician & psychiatrist Clark Wang prepares for his own green burial while battling lymphoma, determined that his last act will be a gift to the planet. Boldly facing his mortality, Clark and his partner Jane have inspired a local cemeterian, and together they aim to use green burial to save a North Carolina woods from being clear-cut.

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Film Credits

  • Amy Browne Co-Director/Producer
  • Jeremy Kaplan Co-Director/Cinematographer
  • Tony Hale Co-Director/Editor
  • Brian Wilson Co-Director/Editor
  • T. Griffin Composer
  • Tom Paul Sound Designer

Critical Acclaim

Moving and inspiring… The film is about a life of purpose and a death with meaning.

Nell Minow, The Huffington Post

An immersive, heartwarming tale.

Elias Savada, Film Threat

A beautiful rumination on life, death, and burial choice… advocating without preachiness and emotional without exploitation, this film is a lovely piece of work.

Dan Schindel, Nonfics