“Sweet Molly” the indie horror/sci-fi/thriller short written and soon to be directed by Utah filmmaker J.C. McNaughton has reached their first crowdfunding plateau by breaking their goal of raising $20,000 on Seed&Spark. The crowdfunding campaign ends on May 18th, 2023 and the “Sweet Molly” team is looking for raise the total budget of $40,000 to completely fund the movie and start filming August 10th-13th, 2023 in Utah. “Sweet Molly” is being produced by Lakefront Pictures of “The Unseen” with RJ Mitte (in theatres June 30th) and “Conrad” (on Amazon) and more in association with Free Reign Films. 

“Sweet Molly” is a horror/sci-fi/thriller short film that calls attention to the DISTURBING TRUTH behind child brides that are still occurring within some polygamist FLDS (Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints) communities throughout the United States.  

“Sweet Molly” mission statement is to raise awareness of the FLDS that still operates today with young girls in some communities in the U.S. being married off to grown men and sex trafficked. This film will be worldwide awareness to help those affected. 

Meet The Incredible Team Bringing “Sweet Molly” To Life:

Rebekah Kennedy as Molly Allen/ Producer (Producer, actress (Law & Order SVU, Season of the Witch, To The Bone, Two Witches, and many more))

J.C. McNaughton Writer/Director/Producer (Award-winning writer/director)

Shane Morrisun Producer (Founder and President of Free Reign Films)

Jennifer A. Goodman as Amy Allen/ Producer (Co-founder of Lakefront Pictures, writer, producer, actress (Better Call Saul, Conrad, Unseen and more))

Ryan Atkins Producer (Co-founder of Lakefront Pictures, Director of Photography, post production manager (Conrad, Unseen, Pictures Only and more))

Sam Sargeant Director of Photography (Award-winning DP who has worked with Miley Cyrus, Shawn Mendes, Nick Cannon, Mariah Carey and worked with clients on content for Netflix, HBO Max, Discovery+, Hulu, The Food Network and many more) 

Camila Geurreiro Co-Producer (SFX makeup artist, actress, producer) 

Paul Bacera Co-Producer (Award-winning actor/producer and founder of the Youtube channel Rice Squad with over 213K subscribers) 

Stephen Harr Co-Producer (Actor/producer) 

Angela Joseph Associate Producer ( Actress, producer (Alien Storm, Camp Pleasant Lake, Arena Wars, Bermuda Island and many more) 

Don’t miss your chance to be a part of something really important…something that will help give a voice to the young girls and children who live with this every day, who were never given a choice and have been forced into horrific circumstances because of the beliefs and actions of their elders. Be a part of giving these victims a voice and help raise awareness. 

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