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Wednesday, July 31, 6:00 pm

Presented By: Catamount Arts

Wednesday, July 31, 6:00 pm

Catamount Arts Center
115 Eastern Avenue
St. Johnsbury, VT

Admission: FREE!

Director: Shawn Christensen
Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 1 hour 33 minutes
Cast: Shawn Christensen, Fatima Ptacek, Emmy Rossum, Paul Wesley, Ron Perlman

“Before I Disappear” is a 2014 drama directed by Shawn Christensen, based on his Academy Award-winning short film “Curfew.” The film follows Richie (Shawn Christensen), a troubled young man on the brink of despair, who receives an unexpected call from his estranged sister (Emmy Rossum) asking him to babysit his 11-year-old niece, Sophia (Fatima Ptacek). Through an adventurous and emotional night in New York City, Richie and Sophia form an unexpected bond that brings hope and redemption. This heartwarming and visually striking film captures the struggles of finding connection and meaning in the darkest of times.