Dia De Festa (Party Day)

Synopsis

Mena lives alone with her daughter Clara. Today is Clara’s seventh birthday. Despite her limited financial resources Mena still manages to organize a birthday party. But after a phone call from her mother she becomes distraught and anxious.

Original Title
DIA DE FESTA
Director
Sofia Bost
Producer
João Miller Guerra, UMA PEDRA NO SAPATO
Filipa Reis, UMA PEDRA NO SAPATO
Script
Tiago Bastos Capitão
Photography
Tian Tsering
Editing
Sofia Bost
Sound
Rafael Cardoso
Main Actors
Rita Martins, Melissa Matos, Teresa Madruga, Sandra Celas, Mariana Silva, Sara Gonçalves, Fernanda Neves
Original Language
Portuguese
Subtitles
Spanish, French, English, Italian

Film Statistics

  • 2794 Spectators
  • 30 Festival Selections
  • 40 Exhibitions
  • 2 Awards

Festivals Selections (in competition)

09.2020
FICBUEU - Festival International de Cortometrajes de Bueu, Spain
08.2020
Odense International Film Festival, Denmark
08.2020
New Holland Island International Debut Film Festival, Russia
06.2020
Palm Springs International ShortFest, USA
06.2020
Psarokokalo - Athens International Short Film Festival, Greece
03.2020
Vilnius Film Festival, Lithuania
03.2020
Mecal - International Short Film Festival of Barcelona, Spain
03.2020
Short Waves Festival, Poland
03.2020
Akbank Short Film Festival, Turkey
11.2019
Films Femmes Méditerranée, France
Professional Jury Award
11.2019
Caminhos do Cinema Português, Portugal
Best Supporting Actress, for Teresa Madruga
11.2019
Leeds International Film Festival, United Kingdom
10.2019
Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival - Curta Cinema, Brazil
10.2019
International Bosphorus Film Festival, Turkey
09.2019
New York Film Festival, USA
09.2019
Hongseung International Film Festival , Korea
09.2019
Helsinki International Film Festival, Finland
07.2019
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal
05.2019
International Critic's Week, Cannes Film Festival, France
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Other Screenings

10.2020
Best of short Films Festival
08.2020
Kino Otok Izola Cinema International Film Festival
11.2019
Les Rencontres Cinessonne
11.2019
Semaine de la Critique rerun - NYC
09.2019
Semaine de la Critique rerun - Yokohama Campus, Tokyo University of the Arts
09.2019
Semaine de la Critique rerun - Pia Film Festival
2020
SACO - Semana del Audiovisual Contemporáneo de Oviedo
2020
Kinoscope - Semaine de La Critique Cannes channel
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