HEART OF THE CITY: KATRINA FIVE YEARS LATER
HEART OF THE CITY: KATRINA FIVE YEARS LATER. Captures life-unfolding stories reflecting the current issues of education, housing,health/mental health and employment.
The one hour news/documentary special focuses on individuals who are agents of advocacy affecting change, and the hopeful renewal of the Gulf Coast region. Five years after Hurricane Katrina the “Crescent City” continues to rebuild, most notably the Lower Ninth Ward, a neighborhood populated by generations of African-American families and homeowners.
Director/Producer, Barnard Jaffier
Host/Talent: Jurnee Smollett