Before the Lights Come Up
Feature Film, 90 minutes, USA
Directed by Marc Hampson
Benjamin Nelson (Ryan Schwartzman) became a musical icon adored by fans and critics alike until a devastating car accident took everything away. He disappeared, leaving many to believe he had died while others awaited his triumphant return to the spotlight. Like all things, however, time has forgotten him. A decade later, Ben decides it's time to come home to Los Angeles. He tries to reconnect with his sister Sam (Vanessa Rose Parker) and an old flame, Casey (Jennica Schwartzman) while others push him for a comeback not realizing the damage left by the accident and his real reason for coming back after all these years.
Cast: Ryan Schwartzman, Vanessa Rose Parker, Jennica Schwartzman, Noah Gillett, Joe Calarco, Brad Hills, Jennifer Elrod, Nate Larson, Susan Boorujy, Paul Peznell, Derek Haupt, Ian McDavid, Billy Rogers, Mary Bogh, Artie O'Daly, Joseph Schles, Greg Schwartz, & Peter Weidman