Finalist

Last Chance High
Single-Topic News or Feature: Broadcast

About the Entry

At Chicago’s Moses Montefiore Academy, the school’s staff works to improve the lives of some of the nation’s most at-risk students.

Entry Credit

  • Brent Renaud, Producer, Director, Editor, Camera, Viceland    
  • Craig Renaud, Producer, Director, Editor, Camera, Viceland

Comments from the Judges

“This is truly remarkable: Unprecedented access, compelling characters, and a tragedy of unspeakable proportions.”

“A gripping portrayal of a school and its dedicated staff fighting for some of Chicago’s most troubled and vulnerable students.”


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