Patti Cake$ USA 2016 | 108 min | OV with german s.t. | Colour | FF 2017
Geremy JasperGEREMY JASPER made his name with music videos, including for Florence + The Machine, Selena Gomez and Goldfrapp. Patti Cake$ is his debut feature. As a musician, he also wrote the film's original soundtrack songs himself.
nominated for FILMFEST HAMBURG Critics' Choice Award
rated for 0 + yearsAmbitious rapper Patricia Dombrowski, alias Killa P, alias Patti Cake$ (Danielle Macdonald), whose life is wasting away in her rundown home town in New Jersey, dreams of making it on the hip-hop scene. She's supported by her grandmother and her friends Jheri and Basterd. But the road to fame is a stony one. And on top of it all, Patricia has to deal with her mother's suffering and misfortune. Moving and colourful, Patti Cake$ was the audience favourite at this year's Sundance Festival.
Orig. Title: Patti Cake$
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Tags: Adolescence, Music, Racism & Discrimination, Family & Relationship, Romanticism & Love, Humour
Director: Geremy Jasper
Screenplay: Geremy Jasper
Cast: Danielle Macdonald, Bridget Everett, Siddharth Dhananjay, Mamoudou Athie, Cathy Moriarty, Sahr Ngaujah, McCaul Lombardi, Waas Stevens, MC Lyte
Producer: Chris Columbus, Michael Gottwald, Dan Janvey, Noah Stahl, Daniela Taplin Lundberg, Rodrigo Teixeira
Sprachfassung: OV with german s.t.
Music: Jason Binnick, Geremy Jasper
Camera: Federico Cesca
Set Designer: Meredith Lippincott
Cutter: Brad Turner
German Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox of Germany
Production: Department of Motion Pictures TBC
contact: Janina Dicke, Twentieth Century Fox of Germany: Janina.Dicke@fox.com