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51 Ratings

The Swell Season

United States, 2011
Documentary, Drama, Musical


The world fell in love with Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova when their songwriting collaboration in the film Once culminated in a jubilant Oscar win, but The Swell Season chronicles the tribulations faced during a grueling two-year world tour.

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Awards & Festivals

Tribeca Film Festival

2011 | Viewpoints

Stockholm International Film Festival

2011 | Documania

Melbourne International Film Festival

2011 | Backbeat

Athens International Film Festival

2011 | Music & Film Competition

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