WORLD PREMIERE at Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday, September 11, 2022, 9:30 PM
Second screening at TIFF on Thursday, September 15, 2022, at 4:00 PM
In US theatres on September 23rd, 2022!
Kate lovingly takes us on Carey’s journey as she feels her way through to her present situation – while letting us into Carey’s state of mind by giving us the insight of her past.– Lindsay MacKay
This beautiful script makes me cry every time I read it, and has stuck with me since my very first encounter. The Swearing Jar truly speaks to me.– Jane Loughman
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Original songs spark the film’s shifting timelines and subtle merging of our heroine’s past and present love affairs, in spectacular and moving ways.
Adelaide Clemens, Douglas Smith, with Patrick J. Adams, and Kathleen Turner
Jane Loughman with Kyle Bornais & Tony Wosk
Originally a theatre production, now adapted into a feature length screenplay, The Swearing Jar was selected as a finalist in the 2020 Writer’s Lab, supported by Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman & Oprah Winfrey.