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Post-production in progress for Stage One

March 10, 2015

We're currently working on the finishing touches for a new dramatic short by Kelly Maher, "Stage One", that is due to release this month. Post-production, yo!!


February 22, 2015

That's a wrap for "Jim is an Asshole", our latest comedy short! It's now in Wedge's hands for she'll be locking herself in the editing suite with a bottle of gin until it's done.

Casting announcement for new film

January 19, 2015

We're THRILLED to announce Ed Farrell, Cara Dickinson, and Mike Yak will be playing the principal cast of our upcoming comedy "Jim is an Asshole"! This dream team hasn't been together since the summer of 2012 and they're SO ready to make you piss your pants in merriment!

Filming begins for AFTER

January 11, 2015

Filming has begun for AFTER, a stop motion/live action film that deals with the after effects of a person suffering from PTSD.

Casting announcement for AFTER

December 1, 2014

Sickening Thud is proud to announce Sarah Braun will star in our upcoming stop motion/live action drama AFTER!

Crew needed for film shoot

August 7, 2014

We are looking for PAs as well as set, props, and costume designers for upcoming film shoots. Unpaid positions but food, credit, and copy will always be provided! Email Wedge with any questions or inquiries.

Bleeding Hearts screening

May 7, 2014

Bleeding Hearts will be screening at the PIFVA Cinema Speakeasy on May 14th at L'Etage. (6th and Bainbridge streets in Philadelphia)

Pre-production starting for P21

April 17, 2014

It's never too early to start planning for Project Twenty1! We're starting to get our crew together now. Contact Wedge if you'd like to be on Team Sickening Thud this year.

Wrapped for Family Man

February 20, 2014

Photography is done for our latest short film, Family Man. Many thanks to the tireless crew, and our stars Howie Brown, Rachel Mazzagatti, and Victoria Dalton!

Family Man in preproduction

November 12, 2013

Sickening Thud is producing Family Man, a cerebral horror film that explores the failings of American mental healthcare with one horrific possibility.

Check out the campaign here!

Sickening Thud hosts screening

October 27, 2013

Wedge and Yak will host "P21:P2", a screening of independent shorts, at Tattooed Mom's on South Street, Philadelphia on December 8th. 8pm, with drink specials!

DONE and on time!

August 24, 2013

Everlasting Rain is officially turned in and is now a part of the Project Twenty1 Film and Animation Festival! Get ready to change the way you think about the universe...MAKE IT RAIN!

Watch it now on the Everlasting Rain page.

Project Twenty1 kicks off

August 3, 2013

It's our 6th year in the competition and we've got an AMAZING crew this year! Andres Spillari joins us as DP and Jon Shavelson is jumping on board as a special effect producer!

New website design

March 21, 2013

After 5 years, Sickening Thud got a website revamp! Tell us how you like it on the Facebook page!

Bleeding Hearts screening announced

March 5, 2013

Our latest film will be screened in Philadelphia at the Trocadero on March 24, 2013. Featured in the screening is “Curfew”, the Academy Award winning short by Philadelphia filmmaker Shawn Christensen.

Click here for more information.

Sickening Thud hosts Shot for Shot Theatre

October 5, 2012

Wedge Wegman and Mike Yak host Shot for Shot Theatre THIS SUNDAY at Tattooed Mom. Doors at 8pm, half off drafts 10-11pm. 21+ only!

ST picks up 2 awards at Project Twenty1

October 2, 2012

Bleeding Hearts won Audience Choice for best picture and Wedge won the EPIC Founders Award during the 2012 Project Twenty1 Film and Animation Festival! Read more about it on the film page.

Production complete on Bleeding Hearts

August 18, 2012

We wrapped production for Bleeding Hearts, just in time for the 21 day deadline! Thanks to the cast and crew for all of your hard work. ST FTW!!!!

Project Twenty1 off to a GREAT start

July 29, 2012

The latest ST film, Bleeding Hearts, is cast and the crew is standing by to begin filming next week. This is our 5th year in the competition, and we're looking forward to seeing all of our old P21 friends again.

We’re excited to have Jacqueline DeAmore, Michael Scalzitti, and Ed Farrell join our list of ST SUPERSTARS! JD Korejko returns for a cameo as well.

Check out the Bleeding Hearts page for a detailed list of our team!