Have You Ever Seen Fireflies?Have You Ever Seen Fireflies?
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Have You Ever Seen Fireflies?Movie on Netflix

A young rebel navigates love and loss amidst political turmoil in Istanbul.


Why watch this film?

Have You Ever Seen Fireflies? is a cinematic adaptation of the play of the same name. The movie, which translates its title literally as 'Sen Hiç Atesböcegi Gördün mü?', tells a story from the perspective of an elderly woman. The production shows what the protagonist's youth was like in Istanbul in the 1940s, using changes in society as a backdrop. Despite addressing social issues, the narrative is light and entertaining, making it an interesting and important way to learn about Turkish culture.



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Rebellious, irreverent wunderkind Gülseren navigates loneliness, love and loss against the current of political turmoil and social change.

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