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Nominee
Golden Camera
Cannes Film Festival
Winner
Directors to Watch
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Nominee
Grand Jury Prize ~ Dramatic
Sundance Film Festival
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'Patti Cake$' motors along steadily on Macdonald's unsentimental charisma.
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Patti Cake$

In a coming-of-age story straight out of Jersey, an unlikely rapper finds her voice as a one-of-a-kind hip-hop legend in the making in PATTI CAKE$, the first feature film from acclaimed commercial and music-video director Geremy Jasper. Set in gritty strip-mall suburbia, PATTI CAKE$ chronicles an underdog’s quest for fame and glory with humor, raw energy and some unforgettable beats.

Played at

Claremont 5, 8.30.17 - 9.14.17
NoHo 7, 8.30.17 - 9.14.17
Playhouse 7, 8.25.17 - 9.07.17
Rated R
Genre: Drama, Women and Film
Runtime: 108 min
Language: English

Director: Geremy Jasper
Writer(s): Geremy Jasper
Cast: Bridget Everett, Cathy Moriarty, Danielle Macdonald, Mamoudou Athie, MC Lyte, McCaul Lombardi, Sahr Ngaujah, Siddharth Dhananjay, Wass Stevens

Awards:
  • Nominee, Golden Camera, Cannes Film Festival
  • Winner, Directors to Watch, Palm Springs International Film Festival
  • Nominee, Grand Jury Prize ~ Dramatic, Sundance Film Festival
FEATURED REVIEW: Todd McCarthy, Hollywood Reporter
'Patti Cake$' cooks. A homegrown New Jersey story about a working class girl’s longshot struggle to make a mark in the rap music scene, Geremy Jasper’s dynamic debut crackles with energy and grassroots authenticity. But it wouldn’t have worked at all without the rig...