Please Make It Work

Daniel Soares

Cláudia is a Portuguese immigrant who deals with a terrorizing boss, her rejecting daughter and the strong mountain wind, as she cleans sophisticated AirBnB’s in the Swiss Alps.


FESTIVALS:

[2022] Locarno Film Festival [Switzerland]
[2023] Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival [France]
[2023] Ibizacinefest [Spain]
[2023] Pragueshorts Film Festival [Czech Republic]
[2023] IndieLisboa - International Film Festival [Portugal]
[2023] Shortcutz Ovar [Portugal]
[2023] Philosophical Film Festival (Special Mention for Short Film "Stefan Sidovski-Sido") [Macedonia]
[2023] Bergwelten Filmfestival [Switzerland]
[2023] The Norwegian Short Film Festival [Norway]
[2023] Art Film Fest [Slovakia]
[2023] Cinema Jove - International Film Festival of Valencia [Spain]
[2023] San Giò – Verona Video Festival [Italy]
[2023] DokuFest - International Documentary and Short Film Festival [Kosovo]
[2023] HollyShorts Film Festival [USA]
[2023] Helsinki International Film Festival - Love & Anarchy [Finland]
[2023] Cinema no Estendal [Portugal]
[2023] MFW - Bali International Short Film Festival [Indonesia]
[2023] Cineclube do Porto [Portugal] 
[2023] Ivano-Frankivsk International Short Film Festival 4:3 [Ukraine]
[2023] Frames - Portuguese Film Festival [Sweden]
[2023] Dili International Film Festival [East Timor]
[2023] Job Film Days [Italy]
[2023] Henri Langlois Film Festival [France]
[2023] Curt’Arruda [Portugal]
[2023] Black Canvas FCC [Mexico]

Fiction
2022, Switzerland, Portugal, 14'

Script: Daniel Soares
Cinematography: Valerio Picchi, Daniel Soares
Sound: Janush Lucchini, Shair Cruz Bahamonde, Inês Adriana
Editing: Daniel Soares
Music: Moullinex
​Production: Daniel Soares, Romina Orsini / Kid with a Bike, Daniela Persico / Locarno Film Festival, Ticino Film Commission, RSI - Radiotelevisione svizzera, CISA
Cast: Cláudia Rodrigues, Nancy Rodrigues, Kim Leeuwenburg, Jacopo Scacchi

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