The Invisible Mouth
A SCI-FI NOIR LIMITED SERIES
Creator, Writer, Director: Nicolas Kadima
Status: Mini-bible in progress
In this noir sci-fi thriller, a murderous illusionist whose real identity is shrouded in mystery becomes twice as dangerous when the AI created to track him down turns against its creators and their investigation.
The prime suspect is The Invisible Mouth, a world renowned Illusionist whose identity is a mystery even to his closest collaborators. A breakthrough thanks to FILIS, a forensic AI system, leads the investigators to a woman named Montreal. She was his stage partner once but now lives holed up in a sanatorium, suffering from PTSD. Montreal accepts to help find The Invisible Mouth. Human and machine are pushed beyond their limits as they strive to apprehend the violent killer.
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TRAILER 1 - IS SHE SANE? [1:05]
Introducing the 3 protagonists of The Invisible Mouth. ▼
Below are some demo scenes put together to give you a feel for the Invisible Mouth. The ambiance is designed to be dark and dreamlike. The story takes place in a time when, to quote Arthur C. Clarke, technology and magic become indistinguishable.
DEMO SCENE - SPRINT OR MARATHON? [0:58]
Veteran Detective VanClieff knows that every homicide investigation is unique, but this one will definitely stand out from all others.
DEMO SCENE - I HUNT PSYCHOPATHS [1:00]
Enter Doctor Alex Shimazaki, an ambitious man specializing in Forensic Psychology and AI. Detective VanClieff will have a hard time fully trusting both him and his technology. ▼
COMING SOON - WHAT IS FILIS? [1:00]
Doctor Shimazaki's new Forensic AI system runs simulations of the minds of violent criminals. ▼
DEMO SCENE - SHE CHECKED HERSELF IN [1:56]
VanClieff agrees to meet the only person who might hold some information on the Invisible Mouth. ▼
DEMO SCENE - TELL ME WHY [1:43]
Meet Montreal, the enigmatic stage partner of The Invisible Mouth. Can she help reveal his true identity? ▼
DEMO SCENE - HE KNOWS ME [3:05]
Believing the Invisible Mouth stole her child, Montreal accepts to visit the crime scene, hoping to find clues to his whereabouts.
INVISIBLE MOUTH DEMO CREDITS [0:49]
The team that made these demo scenes under the guidance of Producer Foad Almassi.