Closing Night Gala: BEFORE I DISAPPEAR
The Closing Night Gala of the 12th annual Tallgrass Film Festival features the acclaimed feature BEFORE I DISAPPEAR, with Special Guest Editor Andrew Napier.
BEFORE I DISAPPEAR, written and direted by Sean Christensen, stars Christensen, Fatima Ptacek, Ron Perlman and Emmy Rossum and won the Audience Award at the 2014 South by Southwest Film Festival. 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.
The Closing Night Gala takes place on Sunday, October 19 at 6:45 pm at the Orpheum Theatre and is sponsored by Steve Anderson. The movie andd Q&A is followed by the Closing Night Party at the Block One Parking Garage, with open bar, food and music.
Tickets are $25 and include movie and after party. Tickets are available online beginning September 27 and in person October 13. A VIP TALLPass gains admittance to all Galas, after-parties and screenings.