Movies With A View - Patti Cake$

Thursday, August 12, 2021

6:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.

Celebrate the return of Movies with a View and our 21st season of Brooklyn’s beloved outdoor film series in Brooklyn Bridge Park

On Thursday, August 12, join us for Patti Cake$ (2017) as part of our 2021 theme “Grit” celebrating underdog stories of human resilience and perseverance. Featuring Danielle MacDonald and Bridget Everett, and directed by Geremy Jasper, Patti Cake$ is a drama centered on aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Killa P, a.k.a. Patti Cake$, who is fighting an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden hometown in New Jersey.

The evening begins with a local DJ set brought to you by BK Radio and a short film selected by BAMcinématek. Doors open and music starts at 6:00 p.m.; movie begins at sundown.

Smorgasburg will provide tasty treats and drinks all evening along the Pier 1 promenade, featuring a selection of NYC’s favorite food vendors!

Please visit the Movies With A View page on the Brooklyn Bridge Park website to access important FAQs.


The Conservancy is excited to welcome New Yorkers back to Harbor View Lawn for our beloved Movies with a View (MWAV) series. While COVID-19 restrictions are no longer in place per State & City health guidelines, the Conservancy understands that the pandemic is not over. There is still a risk of exposure to COVID-19 in both indoor and outdoor spaces where others are present. By attending MWAV, you and your party voluntarily assume these risks as they pertain to exposure to COVID-19. If you are experiencing symptoms related to COVID-19, or suspect that you may have been exposed to COVID-19, we urge you to please stay home.

The continued use of masks in crowded settings is recommended for all non-vaccinated individuals. We ask that unvaccinated individuals also maintain social distancing. Regardless of vaccination status, please wear a mask and allow for space between individuals/households if it makes you feel more comfortable. Please respect the safety needs of your fellow moviegoers, and continue to practice good personal hygiene.


Location Details:
Pier 1



Event Organizer

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy,

Contact Number

(718) 802-0603

Contact Email


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