In 2010 filmmaker Levi A. Taylor
lifelong friend who was consulting on a story inspired by the trials of their childhood.
In 2006 his
best friend, a decorated member of the Air Force Intelligence Surveillance Reconnoissance Agency
, warned Levi
to take a chance on his
dream of filmmaking before it was too late.
produced a tall tale taken from his
father's memoirs to convince his
dad to share stories about his
CROSSING THE LINE
After a Hollywood success with his
short film, Levi
gained the opportunity to investigate the story of his
roots in Alaska.
Several years exploring his family's past led Levi
down a path of self discovery, writing a fictionalized series about a boy named Jack Ryder who grew up in the shadow of conspiracy.
While pursuing education, Tommy agreed to consult Levi
father's conspiracy plots and the trials they shared growing up.
After warning Levi
that the themes behind the series could land them in political hot water, Tommy suddenly died.
death haunted Levi
with unanswered questions.
Armed with his
friends interview, notes and memory, Levi
launched into a paranoid driven investigation of his
friend's final days.
Tragedy brought Levi
mother closer together as they related what it's like to live alone with fear.