The US distribution deal follows the world premiere of Chad Hartigan’s film in Sundance in January.

Monterey Media plans a summer theatrical release and awards push for the story about a man who relocates to Nevada and strikes up a friendship with a released prisoner.

Paul Eenhoorn and Richmond Arquette star in This Is Martin Bonner, which was earned the Best Of NEXT Audience Award in Park City.

Monterey Media’s Scott Mansfield brokered the deal with ICM Partners and Traction Media.