“Why Poverty” wins Peabody Award

March 27, 2013

The PBS-produced series of documentaries called “Why Poverty?” won a Peabody Award for its “parallax views of poverty today and through the ages.”

72nd Annual Winners Announcement from Peabody Awards on Vimeo.

Jigsaw’s contribution to series, “Park Avenue: Money, Power & the American Dream,” looked at the harsh distinction between New York’s rich and poor — the unprecedented inequality between the famous New York address and residents less than 5 miles away in the Bronx.