Ramin, an Iranian immigrant in Veracruz, Mexico, carries his past on his back: literally, in the form of welts. A Skype conversation reveals that he has left his boyfriend behind in Turkey. Fireflies deals not only with immigration, but also with issues of commitment—two not entirely unrelated issues. Director Bani Khoshnoudi leaves a lot for her audience to chew on afterwards. —Rotterdam

  • Bani Khoshnoudi
  • 88 minutes
  • Unrated
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About Vancouver Latin American Film Festival

The Vancouver Latin American Film Festival is a registered charitable organization that exhibits and promotes independent Latin American film and media art. We organize an 11-day annual festival to encourage dialogue among cultures, and explore and celebrate the art of contemporary Latin American, Latin-Canadian, and Indigenous filmmaking. August 22 - September 1, 2019