• Network
    Sundance TV
  • Format
    Television Docu-series
  • Credit

Brick City, is a Peabody Award winning and Primetime Emmy Award nominated documentary series that fans out around the city of Newark, New Jersey capturing the daily drama of a community striving to become a better, safer, stronger place to live. Against great odds, Newark’s citizens and its Mayor, Cory A. Booker, fight to raise the city out of nearly a half century of violence, poverty and corruption. In the five one-hour episodes of Brick City the lives of Mayor Booker, citizens on the front lines, and key figures re-making the city – from developers to gang members and youth mentors – intertwine in a portrait of a city at a critical moment in history.