According to The Hollywood Reporter, New York-based distributor Film Movement has snapped up the the U.S. rights to Charles Officer's Nurse.Fighter.Boy.

The film comes to us from Norman Jewison's Canadian Film Center.

Clark Johnson and Karen LeBlanc star in this film about "the intertwined lives of a single mother, her 12-year-old son and an aging boxer."

The film made its bow at the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival.

Evan Jacobs