Maria Elorza

Spain 14 min. min Catalan premiere


In 1972, in one of his best-known articles, Pier Paolo Pasolini spoke of the disappearance of fireflies. A few months later he was murdered. Since then the fireflies have continued to disappear. But there are still people who remember them.

Session Un Impulso Colectivo – Shorts 2



Short FilmFemale Director


Maria Elorza

(Vitoria-Gasteiz, 1988) She graduated in Audio-visual Communication from the University of Barcelona and later obtained a Master’s Degree in Creation and Research in Art from the University of the Basque Country. She has directed several short films, both on her own and within the collective Las Chicas de Pasaik.

Filmography: Ancora lucciole (curt, 2018), Gure hormek (curt, 2016), La chica de la luz (curt col·lectiu, 2016), Agosto sin ti (curt col·lectiu, 2015), Diccionario poético de imágenes habladas (curt col·lectiu, 2013)

Maria Elorza

Film information

Original Title: Still Fireflies
Director: Maria Elorza
Script: Maria Elorza
Contact: Kimuak
Country: Spain
Year: 2018
Format: DCP
Length: 14 min. min
Language: Spanish, Italian
Subtitles: Spanish
Edition: 2019