In 2001, Lenny Cooke was the most hyped high school basketball player in the country, ranked above future greats LeBron James, Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony. A decade later, Lenny has never played a minute in the NBA. In this quintessentially American documentary, filmmaking brothers Joshua and Benny Safdie track the unfulfilled destiny of a man for whom superstardom was only just out of reach.




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General: lennycookemovie@gmail.com

Producer: adam@lennycookemovie.com

Directors: Josh and Benny Safdie

Print Source: Benny Safdie ben@redbucketfilms.com

Press: Adam Kersh, Brigade Marketing adam@brigademarketing.com

US Sales Contact: Jessica Lacy, ICM jlacy@icmtalent.com

US Sales Contact: Nate Bolotin, XYZ Films nate@xyzfilms.com