2018 Alumni

Expected to Attend: Director Maya Gallus; Chef Anito Lo, Chef Victoria Blamey

NYC PREMIERE A woman’s place is in the kitchen… or is it? Men still far outnumber women in the kitchens of restaurants worldwide. Director Maya Gallus profiles seven female chefs who have talent and passion, but have been subjected to shocking sexism as they fought for their careers. A no-holds-barred look into the kitchens of some top North American restaurants, The Heat exposes the often-toxic boys’ club pervasive in the restaurant industry as it answers the question: Can women chefs really take the heat?


In the System


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Director: Maya Gallus
Executive Producer: Jane Jankovic
Producer: Maya Gallus, Howard Fraiberg
Cinematographer: John Minh Tran
Editor: Dave Kazala
Music: Keir Brownstone
Running Time: 72
Language: English, French
Country: Canada
Year: 2018