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. . . After the sudden death of her husband, A reclusive artist invites lifelong friends to her farm in Spain and reveals a shocking plan. Before the weekend ends, the friends must sacrifice secrets from the past and force her to make a devastating choice....

Before El Finâ is an independent drama set in the hills of Andalusia, Spain. The feature debut of writer/director Nathan Buck, and produced by an award-winning filmmaking team, the film boasts an exciting ensemble cast of veteran and young, upcoming talent. 

Synopsis

Haunted by a childhood spent in war-ravaged Beirut, Leah craved a place and a companion that made her feel secure… she found both when a high school romance bloomed into a marriage for life, and Neil, her husband, built an isolated farm for her in the remotest hills of Andalusia. And then… he was gone.

Now, in a crisis like nothing she has ever faced before, Leah calls her closest friends, Beth and Gregory to join her for a weekend at the farm. When they arrive, Leah reveals to them that she has made a shocking choice that will affect all of their lives forever.

Confronted with her dramatic and shocking decision, Gregory and Beth each are faced with a heartbreaking dilemma: whether to reveal the secrets that they know about Neil and shatter their decades-old bond with Leah, or to allow her to hold on to her cherished memories with potentially fatal consequences.

In the midst of all this, Alix a young, rebellious woman arrives on the farm, escaping from her oppressive family, to spend the hot, Andalusian summer with her environmentalist uncle, Andres, who oversees the farm for Leah. 

As the weekend progresses, and Leah, Beth and Gregory wrestle with their deep, intertwined history they each find that they have valuable hard-earned life lessons to impart to the young, troubled Alix…

Meanwhile, as Leah discovers the long held, buried secrets that torment her best friends - she must reassess the foundations of her life, and make the hardest, most important decision that she will ever have…