LOVE THY NEIGHBOR – THE STORY OF CHRISTIAN RILEY GARCIA
Time & Location
About the Event
(Friday, April 23, 2021 at 4:40 pm and encore on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 7:10 pm)
Directed by: Brandon Smith
Synopsis: On May 18th of 2018, a gunman opened fired into a classroom at Santa Fe High School. In the midst of panic and terror, Christian Riley Garcia guided others into a closet where he used himself as a barrier against the door. For the next dozen minutes, Christian’s actions saved countless lives. It was his sacrifice that allowed others time to escape.
Love Thy Neighbor dives into the darkness that clouded that day, May 18th, the family’s effort to find normality and healing in the wakes of their loss, and tell a story of Riley. The 2020 Congressional Medal of Honor recipient of the Young Hero Award; who he was and how he impacted his family, his community, and ultimately the country.
Starring: Shannan Claussen, DJ Claussen, Amber Claussen, Christian Riley Garcia, Jane Ellen Wier, Barbara Price, Beverly Claussen, Sarah Saunders, Kaitlin Saunders, Josh Saunders, AJ Garcia, Jai Gillard, Jacob Garza