Wednesday Night at the Cinematheque
ROCK THE SCREEN series
(d Geremy Jasper, 2017, US), 109 mins
In this coming-of-age story set Jersey, an unlikely rapper (Danielle Macdonald) finds her voice as a one-of-a-kind hip-hop legend. It is 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.