Sci-fi noir short

Gumshoe is a sci-fi noir short created for submission to the 2023 Albuquerque 48 Hour Film Project contest. Shot at various locations in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


Directed by Haustin Simdrid (Austin Madrid & Harrison Sim)
Written by Phillip Torres
Co-written by Kasha Sanderson, Taryn Bernicke & Matthew Atkins
Original Concept by Frank Rangel & Taryn Bernicke
Original Music by Al Sim
Edited by Harrison Sim & Austin Madrid
Produced by Alonso Indacochea

Associate Producers -- Matthew Atkins & Taryn Bernicke
Director of Photography -- Cherrita Thao
Assistant Camera -- Jay Renteria & Ryuichiro Morgan
Grip / Gaffer -- Colby Petropoulos
Assistant Grip -- Olivia Sim
Makeup -- Tatayana Montaño
Props -- Jordyn Bernicke & Taryn Bernicke
Behind the Scenes -- Noah Tucker
Sound -- Frank Rangel
Costumes -- Jacklyn Le & Jordyn Bernicke
Graphic Design & Titles -- Olivia Sim, Ryuichiro Morgan & Kaidin Jarjusey
Production Assistant -- Matthew Rodriguez, Isaiah Aragon, Shea Jarjusey, Isaac Guereque & James Rodriguez

Special Thanks - RS21, Blue Sky Landscape Services, MOOD, Thai Tip

Additional Music provided by Artlist


Sarita -- Jade Stokes
Victor's body -- Gary Shaw
Victor's voice -- JP
Darren Poe -- JP
Dr. Partz -- John Dewar
Jazz -- Jazzy Zama
Ear Fella -- Kaidin Jarjusey
Mike Mystery -- Adrian Lopez
One Eye -- Olivia Sim
Candice -- Sarina Alvarez
Ghost Dick -- James Rodriguez
Extras -- Ryuichiro Morgan, Jordyn Bernicke, Kasha Sanderson & Isaac Guereque


2023 Albuquerque 48 Hour Film Project

  • Best Poster, Group B
  • Best Trailer, Group B
  • Best Acting Ensemble

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