‘All My Puny Sorrows’ Helmer Michael McGowan Reflects on Pic’s Dark Themes and Humor

Published Sep 13 2021 at 5:26 PM GMT
  • Filmmaker Michael McGowan brings "All My Puny Sorrows", his adaptation of beloved writer Miriam Toews' novel, to the Toronto International Film Festival.
  • The book, which McGowan adapted for the screen, tackles family bonds, religion, grief and suicide.
  • The film stars Alison Pill, a writer dealing with a creative block, a divorce and a teenage daughter.



  • Published Sep 13, 2021 5:26 PM GMT