It's 1946, and star-crossed lovers run afoul of her mobster boyfriend, his shady past, and a cop with a secret.
"Web of Lies" is a short film noir in a traditional style, written by Kathryn Gould and directed by Kathryn Gould and Nelson Goforth.
Writer: Kathryn Gould
Producer/Director: Kathryn Gould and Nelson Goforth
Director of Photography: Nelson Goforth
Composer: Bryan Dennis
Editor / Colorist / Digital Effects: Nelson Goforth
Running time: 10:12
Starring: Kathryn Gould, Jason Coviello and Nelson Goforth
Shot on a Red One camera and finished in 1080p. Yes there are digital effects; if you can't see them then I did my job properly.
Web of Lies was selected for the 2011 Starz Denver Film Festival, VisionFest 12, Film Festival of Colorado, Phenom Fest, and more. Our film was nominated for five awards at NYC's VisionFest, including the overall prize and cinematography; Kathryn Gould won the award for best short form screenplay.
The film was shot on Rocky Mountain 4K's Red MX camera and finished in glowing black & white. Our goal was to keep it close to the real noir look and feel.
Web of Lies has shown at festivals around the country. At VisionFest 12 we were nominated for six awards, including cinematography and the overall prize. We won the prize for best short-form screenplay (Kathryn Gould).