Synopsis by Andrea LeVasseur
Minnesota-based filmmaker David Tufford directs the independent melodrama Vernie. John Riedlinger plays Sean, a young thirtysomething coffee shop owner who is diagnosed with terminal cancer. He desperately wants to have a baby before he dies, so he asks his best friend Kristy (Amy Colon) to bear his child. Vernie was shown at the 2003 Central Standard Film Festival.
cancer, friendship, pregnancy, terminal-illness