Into Light

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Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
After leaving an abusive husband, Sonya returns to Newfoundland's stunning but remote Fogo Island with her two sons, determined to raise them to be good men in the only place she knows how, despite having fled from it years before.
Film Info
Country Listing:Canada
Premiere Status:World Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Accessibility:Closed Captions
Program Category:Shorts
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Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Sheona McDonald
Producer(s):Teri Snelgrove
Sheona McDonald
Editor(s):Jocelyne Chaput
Cinematography:Simon Schneider
Sound:Eva Madden


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On May 3, there was a live Q&A with filmmaker Sheona McDonald, presented by the NFB.
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