Written and Directed by Thiago Da Costa
BEFORE TAKE OFF tells the story of Diogo, a timid 14 year-old boy who comes home one day to find that his mother has suddenly remarried and is moving the family from their native Brazil to the United States. As his departure date nears, Diogo is faced with some soul-searching challenges and has to learn to follow his heart and take a few risks that will open his eyes to a world he has never known.