Patti Cake$

Patti Cake$

"Patti Cake$" introduces Australian native Danielle Macdonald in a breakout role, as aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Killa P, a.k.a. Patti Cake$. Fighting an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden hometown in Jersey where her life is falling apart, Patti tries to reach the big time in the hip hop scene with original and affecting music. Cheered on by her grandmother and only friends, Jheri and Basterd, Patti also shoulders her mother's heartaches and misfortunes.




Director:  Geremy Jasper
Executive Producer:  Lourenço Sant'Anna, Sophie Mas, Eleanor Columbus, Josh Penn, Jonathan Bronfman, Lon Molnar, Fernando Fraiha, BIll Benenson
Producer:  Michael Gottwald, Noah Stahl, Rodrigo Teixeira, Dan Janvey, Chris Columbus, Daniela Taplin Lundberg
Screenwriter: Geremy Jasper
Cinematographer: Federico Cesca
Editor: Brad Turner
Production Designer: Meredith Lippincott
Sound Designer: Ryan Billia
Music: Geremy Jasper, Jason Binnick
Principal Cast: Danielle Macdonald, Bridget Everett, Siddharth Dhananjay, Mamoudou Athie, Cathy Moriarty, Sahr Ngaujah, McCaul Lombardi, Wass Stevens, MC Lyte
Additional Credits: Costume Designer: Miyako Bellizzi


Russell Nelson
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Russell Nelson
Fox Searchlight Pictures
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Kristen Kehlet
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year:  2016
Genre:  Drama
Screening Section: 24 Beats Per Second
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 108 mins