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Directed by Mort Ransen
Canada, 1985


Sharon and her ten year old son Bayo live in Tickle Cove on the shores of Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland like generations of their family have before them. Sharon hates her life there. She dreams of moving to Toronto – where her now deceased mother was from – to eke out a better life for her and Bayo.

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Bayo Directed by Mort Ransen

Awards & Festivals

Genie Awards

1986 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

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