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Film Movement picks up ‘Man’

Feature sold to U.S. distribution unit

Norwegian film “The Bothersome Man,” which was in the official selection at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival, has been sold to U.S. distrib Film Movement, which plans to open the film in New York before taking it on a wider release next week.

“The Bothersome Man,” directed by Jens Lien, is a surreal drama about a man who wakes up in a town he does not recognize and where everybody seems content with life.

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