Bye Bye Blues (film)

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Not to be confused with Bye Bye Blues (song). ‹See Tfd›
Bye Bye Blues
Bye Bye Blues VideoCover.jpeg
Directed by Anne Wheeler
Produced by Arvi Liimatainen
Anne Wheeler
Written by Anne Wheeler
Starring Rebecca Jenkins
Michael Ontkean
Music by George Blondheim
Cinematography Vic Sarin
Edited by Christopher Tate
Distributed by Artificial Eye (UK)
Circle Films (USA)
Release date(s) 1989
Running time 117 min.
Country Canada
Language English

Bye Bye Blues is a 1989 Canadian film. It was written and directed by Anne Wheeler and produced by Alberta Motion Picture Development Corporation with the assistance of Allarcom Limited.[1][2][3][4][5]


Set in World War II, Daisy Cooper (Rebecca Jenkins), a woman who joins a jazz band as a singer to provide for her family while her husband Teddy (Michael Ontkean) is serving in the Canadian military. The cast also includes Leslie Yeo, Kate Reid, Wayne Robson, Robyn Stevan, and Stuart Margolin.


The film was nominated for twelve Genie Awards at the 11th Genie Awards in 1990, and won three: Best Actress (Jenkins), Best Supporting Actress (Stevan), and Best Original Song ("When I Sing" by Bill Henderson).


  1. Main Title
  2. Jazz Spring
  3. Theme For Teddy
  4. Marry Me Daisy
  5. When I Sing
  6. India
  7. Sweet Georgia Brown
  8. Max's Theme (I Love You Daisy)
  9. Am I Blue
  10. Bath Blues
  11. Unfinished Blues
  12. Who's Sorry Now
  13. Home Movie/It's A Plane
  14. You Made Me Love You
  15. Blues For Anne
  16. Bye Bye Blues


Springwater School in Starland County, Alberta, Canada was used as a set.


  1. ^ "Bye Bye Blues (1989)". Retrieved 6 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Bye Bye Blues". Retrieved 6 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Bye Bye Blues Movie Segment". Retrieved 6 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "Bye Bye Blues Commentary". Retrieved 6 October 2013. 
  5. ^ "Watch Bye Bye Blues (1989) Free Online". Retrieved 6 October 2013. 

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