Hesher follows TJ Forney a 13-years-old coming to terms with the untimely death of his mother two months ago who was killed in an tragic accident, so he and his broken dad, Paul, move in with his grandmother to pick up the pieces. “Hesher” is a loner. He hates the world and everyone in it. He has long greasy hair, a baby mustache, a Metallica t-shirt and homemade tattoos. He is malnourished and smokes a lot of cigarettes. He likes to get into fights. He likes fire and blowing things up. He lives in his van, until he meets TJ. “Hesher” is the story of a family struggling to deal with a loss and the anarchist who helps them do it.