"The Wrestler" nominated for 2009 Film Independent Spirit Award
December 2, 2008
As reported on PWInsider.com Dec. 2, Darren Aronofsky's The Wrestler has been nominated for a 2009 Film Independent Spirit Award. The film, starring Mickey Rourke, is one of the nominees in the Best Feature category alongside Ballast, Frozen River, Rachel Getting Married and Wendy and Lucy. The film will be released nationwide on Dec. 17, with the Film Independent Spirit Awards airing Feb. 21, 2009 on IFC.