Screening at MoMA as part of the Film exhibition Canadian Front 2009.
Nurse.Fighter.Boy. 2008. Canada. Written and directed by Charles Officer. With Karen LeBlanc, Clark Johnson, Daniel J. Gordon, Walter Borden. A young boy lives in multicultural Toronto with his single mother, a nurse with a health problem of her own. When a boxer who has seen better days comes into their lives, "wondrously the boy's incantations conjure a potent love for his mother, and a protector for himself" (Officer). Nurse.Fighter.Boy is a song of survival and the magic of faith. 93 min.
Friday, March 20, 2009, 6:30 p.m., Theater 1, T1 (U.S. premiere)
Saturday, March 21, 2009, 2:30 p.m., Theater 2, T2 (U.S. premiere)
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