The Team

Our award-winning team brings the very best in up-and-coming Colorado talent to Lying Together.


The Team

Our award-winning team brings the very best in up-and-coming talent to Lying Together.

Tim Nolte

Director & Co-Writer - Tim Nolte

Tim Nolte is a director and producer, and has quickly gained a strong reputation in the Denver independent film community. He is known for his work multi-award-winning work on Disconnected, Fearless, Fulfillment, and Powers Unleashed: The Rhoda Powers Story. Tim graduated from Colorado Film School, one of Hollywood Reporters top 25 film schools, where his debut short film, Dichotomy, won top honors. He founded Maskil Productions Ltd in 2012.

Aside from Lying Together, Tim is currently working with Screenducks LLC on a new family-friendly sitcom and as a freelance director and cinematographer in television and commercial work. A Colorado native, he lives near Boulder, Colorado.

Maggie Hart

Writer - Maggie Hart

As a self-starter in the indie film world, Maggie Hart is no stranger to wearing multiple hats with shoestring budgets. Before writing, directing, producing and editing six episodes of the web series The Romantic Method, she did the same on her debut romcom feature Impressions. She recently produced the dramedy feature Instructions For Living, which won the audience award at the Twin Cities film festival.  She loves telling female-driven comedies with a stylized sci-fi or magical twist.

Maggie graduated from Colorado Film School and LA’s acclaimed Act One writing program. Between her passion projects, Maggie works as an award-winning freelance screenwriter and producer of commercial content. On the off-chance she's not writing or making films, she's probably reading, traveling, or finding ways to light cocktails on fire.

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Producer - Jeff Rood

Jeff has worked in the film industry for nearly a decade now, with the opportunity to fill many different roles on set. He has experience in both commercial and narrative filmmaking, along the way building amazing relationships with Emmy-award-winning  filmmakers, and film professionals.

Aside from Lying Together, Jeff is currently producing the female-driven western feature The Great Divide with up-and-coming filmmaker Lindsay Sparks.

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Cinematographer - David Quakenbush

David Quakenbush is an award-winning multimedia producer and cinematographer, and has been a visual storyteller for over 20 years. His background includes more than a decade as a graphic designer, five years creating educational video for online college course content, and a decade as staff photographer at Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design. His work is clear, concise and compelling. He is at home in the studio, shooting in the field, and has a wary eye for decisive moments at live events. He understands the demands placed on footage destined for high end production, the web or anything in-between.