The Cake Eaters

The Cake Eaters

Two troubled families are thrown together by the return of one family’s prodigal son, forcing the clans’ members to battle old ghosts and work through emotional issues as they search for love at any cost.

Director: Mary Stuart Masterson
Writer: Jayce Bartok (screenplay)
Producers: The 7th Floor, 57th and Irving, Mary Stuart Masterson
Starring: Kristen Stewart, Bruce Dern, Aaron Stanford, Jayce Bartok, Jesse L. Martin
Score: Duncan Sheik

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“Mary Stuart Masterson brings the same directness and vulnerability that imbue her acting to her quietly impressive directorial debut…a vibrant, unpretentious small-town tale with a dynamite performance by Kristen Stewart.” —Variety

Chicago Sun Times’ Roger Ebert
New York Post
New York Daily News


World Premiere
Tribeca Film Festival

Winner Of

Fort Lauderdale International Film Fesival Audience Award
Hell’s Half Mile Best Feature
Sedona International Film Festival Discovery Award
Ashland Independent Film Festival Audience Award
Portland Women’s Film Festival Best Feature
Stony Brook Film Festival Best Feature
Gaia Film Festival Best Feature
FirstGlance Film Festival Best Director

Official Selection

Austin Film Festival
Woodstock Film Festival
San Diego Film Festival
Florida Film Festival
Method Fest
Sonoma International Film Festival
Atlanta Film Festival
Independent Film Festival Boston
Waterfront Film Festival
American Film Festival (Moscow)
Festroia Film Festival (Portugal)
Oldenburg Film Festival (Germany)
Vail Film Festival
Memphis International Film Festival
Stony Brook Film Festival
Avingnon Film Festival (France)