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Beyond the Frame: Triggers (2020)

Beyond the Frame is a behind the scenes documentary series that details the independent production processes of Mystery Dinner Studios. In Beyond the Frame: Triggers co-executive producers Tony Aaron II & Chris Carthern, with composer Otis Jones, walk you through some of the details of the creation of Triggers, a movie about conservative politics and gun violence.

Triggers (2020)

An aspiring conservative politician attempts to run for office whilst avoiding dealing with gun violence and personal tragedy in the age of right-wing media. Peter Shaver, a grieving conservative political candidate running for office in Oklahoma, is making his way to an interview where he is expected to respond publicly for the 1st time to personal tragedy & the recent events of gun violence in his hometown. Throughout the day gun violence trauma triggers flashbacks to the recent events that lead to this point in his life & his political campaign.

The Team

Tony Aaron II and Chris Carthern are co-executive producers, best friends, and social justice advocates that have devoted their careers to self-producing diverse, woke, incisive, and insightful content with the uncompromising intention of permanently changing the world for all underrepresented peoples. #BlackLivesMatter

Tony Aaron II

Director ∙ Cinematographer ∙ Editor ∙ Composer ∙ Producer ∙ Executive Producer

Chris Carthern

Executive Producer ∙ Producer ∙ Sound Mixer

Otis Jones

Composer

Elizabeth Spiers

Producer ∙ Ex NY Observer Editor In Chief ∙ NYU J-School Professor ∙ Progressive Political Consultant

Redditt O Hudson

Police Reform Consultant ∙ Retired Police Officer

Brian Bradford

Retired CBS Paramount Executive

MYSTERY DINNER STUDIOS presents BEYOND THE FRAME: TRIGGERS and TRIGGERS
DARRET HART  EMILY HILEMAN  CHRISTINE KIEFER  TAHIR MOORE  JAMIE SILVAN
executive produced by CHRIS CARTHERN and TONY AARON II
edited by TONY AARON II  pre-score composed by OTIS JONES  score composed by TONY AARON II
screenplay by TONY AARON II  directed by TONY AARON II  cinematography by TONY AARON II