by Tambay A. Obenson
June 14, 2013 5:03 PM 5 Comments
5 - And finally, another documentary - this one called Pressure Cooker, which follows 3 seniors at Philadelphia’s Frankford High School who find an unlikely champion in the kitchen of Wilma Stephenson, a legend in the school system, thanks to her hilariously blunt, and successful boot-camp method of teaching Culinary Arts. Against the backdrop of the row homes of working-class Philadelphia, she has helped countless students reach the top culinary schools in the country. And under her fierce direction, the usual distractions of high school are swept aside as Erica, Dudley and Fatoumata prepare to achieve more than anyone else expects from them.