THE FIRE OF A FIREFLY

Iberoamerican Short Film Contest 52 ED. 2024
Mexico 2023 13' Fiction

Pedro, an indigenous migrant, returns to his village to attend his mother’s funeral. His family ties are destroyed and he prepares to leave. When he learns of the serious problem his brother Ismael is involved in, he decides to stay and face the consequences of his absence.

Augusto Reyes

Augusto (La Paz, Mexico, 1982) is a student in the thesis phase of the Bachelor of Arts in Cinematography with a major in Directing at the Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica, a film school belonging to Mexico’s Ministry of Culture. He also studied a Diploma in Film Screenwriting at the Escuela Superior de Cine y Multimedia ILUMINA. Currently, he is post-producing his documentary short film Nostalgia for the Future and writing his next fiction script for his thesis film exercise at the CCC.

TECHNICAL DATA
DIRECTION:

Augusto Reyes

SCRIPT:

Augusto Reyes

PRODUCTION:

Circe A. Rodríguez. Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica, A.C.

EDITING:

Augusto Reyes

ART:

Héctor Domínguez

PHOTOGRAPHY:

Isay Peña

ORIGINAL MUSIC:

Lolo Magaña

SOUND:

Armando Martínez

CAST:

Pedro Morales, Pablo Morales, Claudia Tehuintle Acahua, Marely Morales, Cayetano Guzmán

CONTACT:

cesar@elccc.com.mx