After Mr. Trump lost the election, Mr. Trump’s children split into denial and anger, filmmakers say with their families around January 6th.

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Former President Donald Trump greets his daughter Ivanka Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr. at the “Keep America Great” rally on February 10, 2020 at the University of South New Hampshire Arena.Drew Angeler / Getty Images

  • Alex Holder, a British documentary maker, explained to insiders about his interaction with the Trump family.

  • He said he tried to overturn the 2020 election by seeing how his family reacted to Trump’s defeat.

  • Some of them were very “bitter” while others didn’t want to talk about it, Holder said.

The children of former President Donald Trump were divided into denial and anger after losing the 2020 presidential election, a British filmmaker who had contact with his family told insiders.

Alex Holder spent weeks filming the Trump campaign and interviewing the former president and his family as part of a secret project to document the 2020 elections and their aftermath.

His work was revealed during a committee hearing on January 6, after the panel obtained his footage as evidence.

The holder of the Tuesday interview with the insider Trump’s three eldest sons: Ivanka, Eric, Don Jr.

“One of them had an incredibly bitter and angry attitude about the end result,” Holder told insiders.

“And there are other children who are completely denying, and do not see, discuss, or engage in any connection between the fact that they are no longer in the White House and the previous catastrophe. It was. “

Holder did not state which child was meant in each description. However, his explanation was consistent with extensive reports of Trump’s children after the election.

Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump are sitting next to each other.

Donald Trump Jr. (left) and Eric Trump (right).Chip Somode Villa / Getty Images

Trump’s two eldest sons, Don Jr. and Eric, stood aloud behind their father, with unfounded allegations that the election was stolen.

In the text message string, First reported by CNNDon Jr. urged former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to pursue “multiple paths” to overturn his father’s election defeat.

In another interview with IndependentHolder said Eric wasn’t worried about potential violence from Trump supporters in response to false claims of election fraud.

In contrast, Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner remained silent during the last few weeks of the Trump administration, slowly away from the administration. The New York Times.

Ivanka’s stance on the election was again questioned when there was footage from the holder’s documentary, The New York Times saw last monthTrump’s eldest daughter said his father should continue to challenge the election results “until all legal remedies are exhausted.”

The footage was shot in December 2020, the Times said.

Her comments were in conflict with the testimony she gave to the Commission on January 6th last month. She said she “accepted” the outcome of the election After former Attorney General William Barr said there were no fraudulent elections.

Holder realized that he was at the center of an unlikely political storm after it was revealed that his footage had been summoned. House selection committee Investigate the January 6th attack. He has already personally testified in front of the panel.

The Trump Organization did not immediately respond to insider requests for comment.

The holder’s documentary will be fully aired on Discovery + Streaming Service on July 10th.

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