Chicago Tonight

New Film ‘Cooked’ Revisits Chicago’s Deadly 1995 Heatwave

Clip: 07/18/2019 | 10m 9s

A new documentary from Chicago’s Kartemquin Films revisits an extreme weather event that killed more than 700 people – most of them poor and black. We discuss “Cooked: Survival by Zip Code” with producer Fenell Doremus.

Aired: 07/18/19

Rating: NR

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