My Baby Cries aims to be a visually & emotionally compelling piece of cinema, that explores the gruelling struggles of a young couples journey into parenthood. Tackling traumatic issues like; depression, miscarriage and infertility, this dark story follows the destructive psychological struggles that Sara and Abe battle.
Written by Actress and Producer Faith Elizabeth, whose extensive Acting experience includes horror films “13 Graves” and “Philia”. She is also currently playing a leading role in horror musical comedy “Powertool Cheerleaders VS the Boyband of the Screeching Dead” by seasoned horror professionals Pat Higgins (Writer/Director) & Charlie Bond (Actress and Producer). Faith is also the founder of “Yes She Cannes“, a female empowerment campaign supporting women at the Cannes Film Festival.
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This story aims to shed light on the despair, desolation & heartache that millions of people struggle with every year. Challenging preconceptions & questioning prejudices through compelling storytelling, that leaves a lasting impact.
The World Health Organisation reported in 2020 that 264 million people globally are suffering with depression and 186 million people are struggling with fertility issues. Tommy’s, the UK charity largest pregnancy loss charity reported that 1/4 pregnancies end in loss of life, either through miscarriage or stillbirth.
The COVID-19 Pandemic has severely affected the Film Industry, yet many creatives have lacked proper Government support ,with many creatives not qualifying for the self employment scheme. Through this film, we are offering paid opportunities to help get people back into work, while creating a platform to showcase their exceptional talent.
We are taking all the essential COVID precautions in order to keep our team as safe as possible during these challenging times, including lateral flow testing, relevant PPE & working with a compact team.
The “My Baby Cries” team are a diverse and inclusive cast and crew, supporting equal opportunities to assist everyone involved with progression of their careers.
Faith Elizabeth as SARA:
Faith has an extensive list of film credits including appearing in horror films “Philia” and “13 Graves”. She also starred in dark comedy “In Flight’ and period drama “The Trial of Rebecca Worlock”. She is currently filming on horror musical comedy “Powertool Cheerleaders VS the Boyband of the Screeching Dead”, playing a leading Cheerleader role of gothic mother, “Mackenzie”
SHAQ TAYLOR as ABE:
Shaq is a strong, dynamic Actor who graduated from Arts Ed. in 2017. He has impressive theatre credits including performing at the National Theatre, Queens Theatre and The Young Vic. His film credits include “Carnivore Werewolf of London” and “Lucid”.
MEGAN ROSE BUXTON as EMILY:
Megan is a professionally trained Actress & Singer, with extensive Commercial experience. She is currently playing a leading Cheerleader role in “Powertool Cheerleaders VS Boyband of the Screeching Dead.” Megan has also achieved 3 Top Ten singles in the Apple Country Music Charts.