short film:  son of blackbeard
Somehow the pirate Blackbeard exists in the modern world and has a twenty-something-year-old son who parties through life.
Somehow the pirate Blackbeard exists in the modern world and has a twenty-something-year-old son who parties through life, coasting on his father’s accomplishments and failing to live up to his expectations—until his menacing father raises the stakes.

Son of Blackbeard from Thomas Verdi on Vimeo.

SCREENINGS AND Q&As:

AUGUST 31st, ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE, WINCHESTER, VA

11:59 PM, GenreBlast Film Festival. Nominated for Best Cinematography.

JULY 27th, new hope, pennsylvania

8:30 PM, New Hope Film Festival. Winner of Best Comedy Short Film. Nominated for Best Short Film.

April 27th, CAPE MAY, NEW JERSEY

6:00 PM, Cape May Film Festival. Winner of Curator’s Award (Best of Fest).

April 27th, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

6:15 PM, Laugh or Die Comedy Festival.

April 14th, Denver, Colorado

Time TBA, Colorado International Cannabis and Hemp Film Festival.

October 14th, Philadelphia, PENNSYLVANIA

3:30 PM, FirstGlance Film Festival. RSVP and get tickets at the event page.

Nominated for “Best Shot in Philly.”

October 14th, Doylestown, PENNSYLVANIA

7:00 PM, Bucks Fever FilmFest. County Theater, 20 East State Street, Doylestown, PA. Get tickets here.

Winner of “Best of Fest.”

December 13th, Philadelphia, PENNSYLVANIA

7:30 PM, Philadelphia Film Society’s December Film Showcase. 1412 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Get tickets here.