BRUKâ€‹ â€‹OUTâ€‹!â€‹ follows six outspoken and unique female dancers from around the globe as they overcome adversity to compete in the world's biggest Dancehall Queen competition. Their obsession with the vibrant underbelly of Jamaican dance leads the women to conquer body issues, poverty, domestic abuse and the struggles of being a single mother, all while keeping their eyes on winning the biggest prize in Dancehall.
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CORI MCKENNA, DIRECTOR
A Peabody Award-winner and former Editor of HBO's Lâ€‹ ast Week Tonightâ€‹, Cori has gone on to direct Refinery 29's new documentary series â€‹What We Teach Girlsâ€‹, and act as Supervising Story Producer on VICEâ€™s â€‹Hamiltonâ€™s Pharmacopeiaâ€‹. She has edited dozens of TV shows and documentaries, including â€‹One Direction - This is Usâ€‹ (Sony), â€‹Morgan Spurlock Inside Manâ€‹ (CNN), â€‹The Whitest Kids U'Knowâ€‹ (IFC), and â€‹The Night of Too Many Starsâ€‹ (Comedy Central). Her passion is connecting people and cultures through documentary storytelling.