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Before I Disappear (2014)

  • Rate: 8.0/10 total 265 votes 
  • Genre: Drama
  • Runtime: 93 min
  • Filming Location: Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
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Before I Disappear (2014)

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  • IMDb page: Before I Disappear (2014)
  • Rate: 8.0/10 total 265 votes 
  • Genre: Drama
  • Runtime: 93 min
  • Filming Location: Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
  • Director: Shawn Christensen
  • Stars: Emmy Rossum, Ron Perlman, Paul Wesley | See full cast and crew »
  • Original Music By: Darren Morze   
  • Plot Keyword: Based On Short Film

Writing Credits By:

    (in alphabetical order)

  • Shawn Christensen  writer

Known Trivia

  • Based on the 2012 Academy Award winning short film, ‘Curfew’, also written and directed by Shawn Christensen Is this interesting? Interesting? Yes No |
  • Was originally a 2010 short titled Curfew (2010). Is this interesting? Interesting? Yes No |

Plot: 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. Full summary » |  »

Story: A troubled young man and his straight-laced niece embark on a thrilling odyssey through New York City in this heartrending drama based on an Oscar-winning short. As his life hits rock bottom, 20-something Richie decides to end it all, only to have his half-hearted suicide attempt interrupted by an urgent request from his sister to babysit her precocious daughter. So begins a madcap tour of Manhattan after dark, as uncle and niece find unexpected bonds in the unlikeliest of places. Written byIFC Films

FullCast & Crew

Produced By:

  • Shawn Christensen known as producer
  • Christopher Eoyang known as executive producer
  • Nick Harbinson known as executive producer
  • Brenden Hubbard known as associate producer
  • Emily Leo known as executive producer
  • Terry Leonard known as producer
  • Oliver Roskill known as executive producer
  • Damon Russell known as producer
  • Lucan Toh known as producer
  • Paul Wesley known as producer
  • Isaac Wilkins known as line producer

FullCast & Crew:

  • Emmy Rossum known as Maggie
  • Ron Perlman known as Bill
  • Paul Wesley known as Gideon
  • Fatima Ptacek known as Sophia
  • Shawn Christensen known as Richie
  • Richard Schiff known as Bruce
  • Stephanie Kurtzuba known as Blonde woman
  • Victor Cruz known as Terry the Doorman (rumored)
  • Joseph Perrino known as Ellis
  • J. Elaine Marcos known as Annoying Woman
  • Isabelle McNally known as Vista
  • James Chen known as Chinese Man
  • Hani Avital known as Dead Girl
  • Stefano Villabona known as Passed Out Mask Party Guy
  • Jacqui Denski known as Female Prisoner
  • Sean Ringgold known as Devon
  • Anthoula Katsimatides known as Annoying Woman
  • James Andrew O'Connor known as Cody
  • Roseanne Ludwigson known as Beautiful Girl
  • Mike Malvagno known as Gideon's Old Friend
  • Greg Connolly known as Husband
  • Joseph DeVito known as The Collector
  • Brenden Hubbard known as Bill's Entourage (rumored)
  • David H. Holmes known as Hobo Hipster
  • Josh Mann known as Peter
  • Rachel McGrath known as Beautiful Girl
  • Basilio Montilla known as Dancer
  • Patrick Miller known as Grim Reaper
  • Jennifer Denski known as Female Prisoner
  • Annie McCarthy known as Party goer
  • Tom Feige known as Bouncer
  • Emily Bradshaw known as Club Goer (uncredited)
  • Michael Metta known as Party Goer (uncredited)
  • Andrew Napier known as Gymnastics Coach (uncredited)
  • Amanda Tannen known as Bassist in Music Store (uncredited)



Supporting Department

Makeup Department:

  • Alex Allen known as hair stylist
  • Alex Allen known as makeup artist
  • Lavonne Anthony known as tattoo specialist: Temptu
  • Beatrice Colter known as hair technician
  • Candice Crawford known as additional hair stylist
  • Maria DeBraga known as hair stylist
  • Maria DeBraga known as makeup artist
  • Charlotte Engel known as makeup intern
  • Lillian Engel known as makeup intern
  • Jodaleen Franz known as assistant makeup artist
  • Jessica Jade Jacob known as hair department head
  • Jessica Jade Jacob known as makeup department head
  • Spikey Love known as additional hair stylist
  • Rie Ogura known as additional makeup artist
  • Suki Tsujimoto known as key hair stylist
  • Suki Tsujimoto known as makeup artist
  • Melissa Vento known as hair stylist
  • Melissa Vento known as key makeup artist
  • Rebecca Wong known as body art specialist: Temptu

Art Department:

  • Brian Chandler known as leadman
  • Colin Phelan known as on-set dresser
  • Bo Wangkeo known as construction coordinator
  • Zoe Zimet known as property master




Production Companies:

  • Fuzzy Logic Pictures
  • Wigwam Films
  • Strongman

Other Companies:

  • Hand Held Films  camera equipment provided by
  • Hand Held Films  grip and lighting equipment
  • Rumble Audio  post-production sound services
  • Smooth Moving Productions  steadicam equipment
  • Smooth Moving Productions  wireless video

Additional Details


  • IFC Films (2014) (USA) (theatrical)



Other Stuff

Visual Effects by:

  • Osvaldo Andreaus known as compositor
  • Min Hwa Jung known as compositor
  • Jonathan Podwil known as digital compositor
  • John Seppala known as compositor



Filmography links and data courtesy of The Internet Movie Database

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