PRE-PRODUCTION COMING 2019!
TRIGGER is a modern day action thriller that reinvents a new kind of action hero. Similar to the appeal of films like “The Fugitive”, “Taken”,and “John Wick”, and combining a character driven story with highly entertaining action scenes, TRIGGER stands up for its stylized visual narrative and fast pacing, becoming the perfect “dating” film and attracting a wide audience, including comic book fans and Videogame lovers.
The story is about a hired killer, who ﬁnds himself being hunted by the very people he works for, after he refuses to target his long estranged daughter, who he hasn’t seen since she was a child.
Director: Mauro Borrelli
Mauro Borrelli is a director with a background in art. He started as a visual collaborator for FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA and continued with GORE VERBINSKY and TIM BURTON.
Mauro production designed the world first hyper realistic CG animation feature film FINAL FANTASY. The first short movie he wrote and directed, DONNA DEL MORO, won “best short film" at the Venice Film festival. His second short movie, WHITE SHOE inspired by the life of Salvatore Ferragamo, won the Museum Short Award as the “Best short movie hosted in European Museums" and it was running for the Academy. Mauro’s first feature film, THE GHOSTMAKER, a fantasy/horror, received USA distribution by Lionsgate. Recently Mauro wrote and directed the alien abduction SCi-Fi picture THE RECALL starring Wesley Snipe (Blade) and RJ Mitte (Breaking bad}. The film was the second film in the world filmed in BARCO ESCAPE, a new technology for a super wide panoramic theatrical experience. Mauro also directed a complementary narrative segment in VR 360, which makes him the first director in the world using this technology for a narrative content in support of a feature film and with a “star” actor.
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