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774 Ratings

The Wackness

Directed by Jonathan Levine
United States, United Kingdom, 2008
Comedy, Drama


Set in New York City in the sweltering summer, The Wackness tells the story of a troubled teenage drug dealer, who trades pot for therapy sessions with a drug-addled psychiatrist. Things get more complicated when he falls for one of his classmates, who just happens to be the doctor’s daughter…

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The Wackness Directed by Jonathan Levine

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Audience Award (Dramatic Competition)

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best First Screenplay

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