Growing up in Los Angeles, the Fourth of July was always about fireworks. Against the holiday backdrop in South L.A., Fireworks is a coming-of-age story of two adolescent boys on a quest to impress a group of girls and their growing bond.
Length: 11 minutes
Director: Victor Hugo Duran
Screenwriter: Kevin James McMullin
Producer: Victor Hugo Duran, Kevin James McMullin
Associate Producer: Hannah Janal
Director of Photography: John Wakayama Carey
Executive Producer: Patricia Matthews-Juarez, Paul Juarez, Carmen Duran, Victor Duran
Primary Cast: Roger Cruz, Alberto Castañeda, Irene Sorto, Azucena Benitez, Edgar Vanegas, Julio Durand
Victor Hugo Duran was born in Mexico and raised Los Angeles, where he received his BA in film and television from UCLA. He is currently an MFA candidate at Columbia University. Fireworks is his most ambitious project to date.