Sweet Tea

Film news & developments

Sweet Tea: Sissy Spacek to direct

  • Sissy Spacek will make her directorial debut with "Sweet Tea", the adaptation of Julia Oliver's novel "Goodbye to the Buttermilk Sky".

  • C. Gaby Mitchell ("Blood Diamond") has written the screenplay.

  • Set in Depression-era Alabama, the story follows a young woman's awakening.

  • Casting is underway.