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Pressure Cooker: Culinary Arts Bootcamp (Jennifer Grausman, Mark Becker, 2008, USA)

1/13 - 1/14
Daily event at 5:00 am, repeating until April 30, 2021
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There’s a force of nature at Philadelphia’s Frankford High School: Wilma Stephenson, a veteran teacher who runs its infamous culinary arts “boot camp” for students. While sometimes blunt and cantankerous, Stephenson cares passionately about getting the best out of her kids.

The inspiring documentary Pressure Cooker captures an entire academic year with Stephenson and her students. (99 mins., digital video) Closed captioning available.

See the complete Zoom: Family Film Festival 2020 lineup.

Event showcase image

There’s a force of nature at Philadelphia’s Frankford High School: Wilma Stephenson, a veteran teacher who runs its infamous culinary arts “boot camp” for students. While sometimes blunt and cantankerous, Stephenson cares passionately about getting the best out of her kids.

The inspiring documentary Pressure Cooker captures an entire academic year with Stephenson and her students. (99 mins., digital video) Closed captioning available.

See the complete Zoom: Family Film Festival 2020 lineup.