Molly's Pilgrim

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  • 1985
  • 24 min
  • 7.7  (76)

The director of the movie, Molly's Pilgrim is Jeffrey D. Brown. Barbara Cohen wrote the children's book with the same title; but, Jeffrey D. Brown and Chris Pelzer wrote the words to the screenplay. Barbara even appeared in the movie as a crossing guard. The movie came in 1985, and it won an Academy Award in 1986 for Best Short Subject. The film is only 24 minutes long. Some of the main characters of the film are: Lilly Balaban as Kate, Travis Blank as Arthur, Robert Clohessy as Gym Teacher, Barbara Cohen as School Crossing Guard, Sophia Eliazova as Molly, Polina Klimovitskaya as Mama, Andrea Lawn as Elizabeth, Albert Makhtsier as Papa, and Adelle Summers as Jenny. The basic idea of the film is that it is about a young girl who extremely smart as she is much smarter than her age lets on. Her main goal is to integrate the lessons that she learned from religious prosecution to her fellow Pilgrims. In addition to being smart, the girl is also extremely sensitive as she shows her sensitivity many times throughout the movie. She really enjoy having religious freedom in the United States as that is one of the main reasons that her and her family came to the US from Russia. You will see the hardships of immigrating from one country to another. If you watch this film, you see how other people can affect your actions. When you watch this movie, you see how Molly's life is similar to the problems of the original pilgrims. Molly experiences a lot of hate from her classmates because they do not make a point to understand her way of life. Molly is constantly learning throughout the film. You will have to watch the movie to see how it ends! Many people who saw the movie enjoyed it!

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The director of the movie, Molly's Pilgrim is Jeffrey D. Brown. Barbara Cohen wrote the children's book with the same title; but, Jeffrey D. Brown and Chris Pelzer wrote the words to the screenplay. Barbara even appeared in the movie as a crossing guard. The movie came in 1985, and it won an Academy Award in 1986 for Best Short Subject. The film is only 24 minutes long.

Some of the main characters of the film are: Lilly Balaban as Kate, Travis Blank as Arthur, Robert Clohessy as Gym Teacher, Barbara Cohen as School Crossing Guard, Sophia Eliazova as Molly, Polina Klimovitskaya as Mama, Andrea Lawn as Elizabeth, Albert Makhtsier as Papa, and Adelle Summers as Jenny. The basic idea of the film is that it is about a young girl who extremely smart as she is much smarter than her age lets on. Her main goal is to integrate the lessons that she learned from religious prosecution to her fellow Pilgrims.

In addition to being smart, the girl is also extremely sensitive as she shows her sensitivity many times throughout the movie. She really enjoy having religious freedom in the United States as that is one of the main reasons that her and her family came to the US from Russia. You will see the hardships of immigrating from one country to another.

If you watch this film, you see how other people can affect your actions. When you watch this movie, you see how Molly's life is similar to the problems of the original pilgrims. Molly experiences a lot of hate from her classmates because they do not make a point to understand her way of life. Molly is constantly learning throughout the film. You will have to watch the movie to see how it ends! Many people who saw the movie enjoyed it!

Molly's Pilgrim is a 1985 short with a runtime of 24 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.7.

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  • Release Date
    1985
  • Runtime
    24 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (76)