MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 37,242 this week

A Wind at My Back Christmas (2001)

TV Movie  |   |  Family, Drama  |  23 December 2001 (Canada)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 123 users  
Reviews: 1 user

It is Christmas Time in New Bedford and trouble is affecting the Bailey family.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 158 titles
created 20 Sep 2012
 
a list of 840 titles
created 18 Nov 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: A Wind at My Back Christmas (TV Movie 2001)

A Wind at My Back Christmas (TV Movie 2001) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of A Wind at My Back Christmas.

Photos

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Dylan Provencher ...
Tyrone Savage ...
James Carroll ...
Laura Bruneau ...
...
Toppy Bailey
Dalene Irvine ...
...
Natasha La Force ...
Violet Bailey (as Natasha LaForce)
Dougie LaForce ...
Zach Sutton
...
Inspector Wells
...
Professor Coburn
...
Anna Schiller
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Dunbar ...
Father Fitzroy
...
Employee
Gerry Quigley ...
Bill
Edit

Storyline

In the approach to Christmas 1938, much is happening in the lives of the Bailey and Sutton families of New Bedford. Grace Mainwairing and her mother - the Bailey family matriarch, May Bailey - are in Europe collecting the remains of Grace's husband, Van, who was killed in the war in Spain. Hub Bailey is in the seminary at the University of Toronto. Back in New Bedford, Hub's mother, Honey Sutton, is following in her son's footsteps and is also a University of Toronto student. She is taking courses by correspondence although she would rather take classes in person in Toronto. Honey's husband, Max, has to take over many of the household duties because of Honey's busy schedule, this in addition to his regular work as the school's principal and the town mayor. This leaves no time for his passion, writing. Even this year's Christmas pageant, which is being directed by May's daughter-in-law, Toppy Bailey, was written by science teacher, Jim Flett. Jim's lack of play writing skills is ... Written by Huggo

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

christmas | See All (1) »

Genres:

Family | Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 December 2001 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Szelek szárnyán - Karácsonyi történet  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Follows Wind at My Back (1996) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
This was about a young girl (a Jew) being smuggled into Canada and being taken in by a small town
22 December 2002 | by (Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

This was a GREAT made for TV movie! The actors were just great. Meredith Henderson who played Anna Schiller the refuge. I've seen her in Shirley Holmes....AND SHE DOES NOT HAVE THAT ACCENT! it was great. I don't know how to explain the story and how amazing it was it's just something you have to see for yourself!


8 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This is one of the few episodes brand78
Will there be a sequel? ROwenClan
Discuss A Wind at My Back Christmas (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?