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)