Life changes for Malcolm, a geek who's surviving life in a tough neighborhood, after a chance invitation to an underground party leads him and his friends into a Los Angeles adventure.
A critical hit and audience favorite out of the Sundance Film Festival, in DOPE, Malcolm (Shameik Moore) is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. A chance invitation to an underground party leads him into an adventure that could allow him to go from being a geek, to being dope, to ultimately being himself.
Director: Rick Famuyiwa
Casting: Zoe Kravitz, Forest Whitaker, Kiersey Clemons, Keith Stanfield, Blake Anderson, Shameik Moore, Chanel Iman, Tony Revolori, Rick Fox, Kimberly Elise and others
Producer: Nina Yang Bongiovi, Mimi Valdes, Caron Veazey, Forest Whitaker and others
Music: Germaine Franco
Cinematography: Rachel Morrison