Private Project

Death To Cupid

A lifetime of failed relationships leads one man down a dark path of revenge as he hunts down the person he blames for his misfortune.
Death to Cupid tackles the darker side of love and what it can lead the broken hearted to do.

  • Joe Gonzales
    Director
  • Joe Gonzales
    Writer
  • Bradford N. Smith
    Writer
  • Jennifer Alva
    Producer
  • Amy Smith
    Producer
  • Ben Boles
    Producer
  • Mickey Casab
    Producer
  • Joe Gonzales
    Producer
  • Bradford N. Smith
    Producer
  • Matthew Swanson
    Key Cast
  • Nicole Dambro
    Key Cast
  • Donovan Scott
    Key Cast
  • Carlos Alazraqui
    Key Cast
  • Suzanne Cotsakos
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Comedy, Dark Comedy, Romance, Fantasy, Romantic Comedy
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 59 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 28, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    9,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    RED Epic
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Joe Gonzales

Joe Gonzales’s story begins in a rural South Texas town where a single teenaged father raised him to never be afraid of being himself. At the age of sixteen he began performing as a stand up comedian at dive bars, malls and the occasional Trigonometry class. His passion to perform led him to Hollywood where he starred in multiple commercials, TV shows and films.
With his time in front of the camera setting the stage, he eventually became more involved behind and delved into filmmaking. This path led him to take his career in the film industry more serious and landed him at California State University Northridge where he graduated with a Bachelors degree in Cinema and Television.
Having penned multiple scripts on his own and also with a writing partner he finds himself constantly honing his craft, writing in multiple genres and mediums. His work has received industry wide recognition and placed highly in several high profile screenwriting contests. Joe is also a family man and has been happily married for ten years and the proud father of a wonderful nine-year old daughter.

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