Nurse.Fighter.Boy

Gorgeously crafted, enchanting.
-Jennie Punter, The Globe and Mail
Strong performances and striking cinematography
-Jason Anderson, The Toronto Star

Synopsis

NURSE.FIGHTER.BOY is an urban love story about the soul of a mother, the heart of a fighter and the faith of a child. Jude is a single mother who descends from a long line of Jamaican caregivers. SILENCE is a past his prime boxer who fights illegally to survive. CIEL is a boy who delves into music, conjuring dreams for his mother. During the last week of summer, a late-night brawl finds the fighter in the nurse's care, causing their three fates to be forever entwined.

Theatrical Release Date

Friday, February 06, 2009
Original Languages: English
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 93 min.
Year: 2008

CREDITS

CAST
Clark Johnson
Daniyah Ysrayl
David Collins
Karen LeBlanc
Walter Borden
DIRECTED BY
Charles Officer

PHOTOS

CIEL (Daniel J Gordon) WAITS FOR SILENCE IN THE VANPhoto Credit: ANNA KEENAN
CIEL (Daniel J Gordon) AND SILENCE (Clark Johnson) WITH JUDE (Karen LeBlanc) AT HOSPITAL BED.Photo Credit: Noel Araquel
JUDE (Karen LeBlanc) AT HOME. Photo Credit: ANNA KEENAN
HANNAH (Samantha Somer Wilson) AND CIEL (Daniel J Gordon) PLAY MANCALA.Photo Credit: Anna Keenan
CIEL (Daniel J Gordon) PEEKS OUT OF HIS WARDROBE. Photo Credit: ANNA KEENAN
JUDE (Karen LeBlanc) ON THE PHONE IN LOCKER ROOM. Photo Credit: NOEL ARAQUEL
SILENCE (Clark Johnson) CATCHES UP TO JUDE (Karen LeBlanc). Photo Credit: ANNA KEENAN
DIRECTOR/WRITER Charles OfficerPhoto Credit: ANNA KEENAN
JUDE (Karen LeBlanc) MEETS SILENCE (Clark Johnson) WHILE CLEANING HIS WOUND.Photo Credit: Steve Cosens
SILENCE (Clark Johnson) AT JUDE'S BEDSIDE. Photo Credit: NOEL ARAQUEL