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The Bay Boy

Directed by Daniel Petrie
Canada, France, 1984


A Roman Catholic teenage boy in Nova Scotia during the 1930s faces various growing-up problems: Should be become a priest? What should he do about the murder he witnessed, committed by a local cop and upstanding parishioner?

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The Bay Boy Directed by Daniel Petrie

Awards & Festivals

Genie Awards

1985 | 6 wins including: Best Motion Picture

1985 | 5 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

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