Pilgrim Song


Dissatisfied and newly unemployed, Pharmer (Michael Abbott Jr.) sets out to hike Kentucky’s Sheltowee Trade Trail, encountering strange creatures, stranger people, and ultimately rediscovering what he’s been missing.


Director: Martha Stephens

Writer: Karrie Crouse, Martha Stephens

Cast: Kristin Slaysman, Michael Abbott Jr, Earl Lynn Nelson, Sonny Burnette, Christina Jennings, Timothy Morton

Producer: Nick Case, Martha Stephens, Adam Tate, Ryan Watt

Executive Producer: Daryl Pittman, Stu Pollard

Associate Producer: Gina Clark, Karrie Crouse, Christina Jennings, Alexander Sablow, Cherie Saulter

Cinematographer: Alexander Sablow


SXSW Film Festival

Nominated: SXSW Competition Award Grand Jury – Best Narrative Feature, Martha Stephens

Memphis Indie Film Festival

Won: Indie Memphis Competiton – Special Recognition Soul of Southern Film Award, Paper Moon Films

River’s Edge International Film Festival, US

Won: Best Narrative Feature, Paper Moon Films

Behind The Scenes