Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code (2019)

  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release Date: 2019-07-12
  • Runtime: 1h 22min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Kartemquin Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Filmmaker Judith Helfand's searing investigation into the politics of “disaster” – by way of the deadly 1995 Chicago heat wave, in which 739 residents perished (mostly Black and living in the city’s poorest neighborhoods).

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  • Michelle Landis Dauber

    as Herself
  • Judith Helfand

    as Herself
  • John W. Heltzel

    as Himself
  • Colleen Scott

    as Herself
Directing Judith Helfand Director
Crew Tod Lending Cinematography
Editing David E. Simpson Editor
Sound Daniel Nissenbaum Music
Production Fenel l Doremus Producer
Production Sandra Itkoff Executive Producer
Production Justine Nagan Executive Producer
Production Gordon Quinn Executive Producer