Two normal everyday girls live double lives. One side a caring daughter and a sweet girlfriend, the other is fulfilling their job as “Aggressive Negotiators”

Genre: Independent, Drama, Crime, Comedy

Des & Bri are two seemingly normal everyday girls have alternate lives. In one they are merely just a daughter of a widowed mother and the girlfriend to an overly protective boyfriend. On the other side, they act as “Aggressive Negotiators” for a dirty land salesman. When a simple interrogation job ends the wrong way, the perspective and truth surrounding the job become twisted. In addition to, Barry, their boss, brings in a new girl to add to his pack of ‘women muscle’. Des & Bri become jealous of the new favorite girl in the group. On top of all this, they struggle to keep the normal sides of their lives under control. This doesn’t stop them from having a little fun on the job.

New York, NY

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Cast and Crew

  • Director and writer
    James Newman (Centereach, NY)
  • 1st assistant director
    Griselda Urena
  • Producer
    Nadia Seegobin
  • Director of photography
    C.R. Dingley
  • Cast 
    Anna-Nora Bernstein
    Amanda Charles
    Catherine Hogan
    Steve Magnusson

Characters of the Movie

  • Des, “protagonist”
    A daughter of a widowed mother and aggressive negotiator.

Anna Nora Bernstein Work Hard Play Harder (2011) - 1

  • Bri
    An Aggressive Negotiator that works with Des for a dirty land salesman.

amanda charles Work Hard Play Harder (2011) - 2

  • The mom

Catherine Hogan Work Hard Play Harder (2011) - 3

  • Mr. Steiner