2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

Before I Disappear


Based on the 2013 Academy Award® winning short film "Curfew." At the lowest point of his life, Richie gets a call from his estranged sister, asking him to look after his eleven-year old niece, Sophia, for a few hours.

Director: Shawn Christensen

Executive Producer: Christopher Eoyang, Oliver Roskill, Nick Harbinson, Emily Leo

Producer: Damon Russell, Shawn Christensen, Lucan Toh, Terry Leonard, Paul Wesley

Screenwriter: Shawn Christensen

Cinematographer: Daniel Katz

Editor: Andrew Napier, Damon Russell

Production Designer: Scott Kuzio

Music: Darren Morze

Principal Cast: Shawn Christensen, Fatima Ptacek, Emmy Rossum, Paul Wesley, Ron Perlman, Richard Schiff


SHAWN CHRISTENSEN is a filmmaker, musician and painter. He formed indie rock band Stellastarr* in 2002, signing with RCA Records. In 2011, his short film, BRINK, was an Official Selection at the Tribeca Film Festival. In 2013, he won the Oscar for Best Live Action Short Film for his short film, CURFEW.

Public Film Contact
Brenden Hubbard
Fuzzy Logic Pictures
(215) 681-3007


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