BBC Reel: How the pandemic is reshaping homelessness

Escalating homelessness in Chicago forced city officials to act boldly to mitigate the spread of Covid-19. Hotel 166, located in one of the city’s ‘fanciest shopping districts’, was then morphed into a homeless shelter.

Director – Nic Davis
Producer – Leah De Leon
Commissioning editor – Anna Pazos
Editor – Matthew Meredith
Director of photography – Sam Paakkonen
Field Producer – Lily Qi