Shot in Squamish, BC Before I Fall stars Zoey Deutch as Sam Kingston a popular high school senior who relives the last day of her life over and over again. Directed by Ry Russo-Young the film is an adaptation of the Young Adult novel by Lauren Oliver. As Sam relives her day she learns about the impact her actions have on others from her family to friends to people she didn’t even notice.
Before I Fall had its premier at the Sundance Film Festival in January and most recently played at the TIFF Next Wave Film Festival in Toronto. It hits screens across Canada on March 3rd. Ry & Zoey spoke to The Watchlist about the intricacies of shooting the same scenes over and over with slight variations plus capturing the high school experience.
A great film to experience with your BFFs or even Mommy dearest, explore all the feels this weekend in Before I Fall.