MOLDYR

By Eldar SHIBANOV

ARTDEPARTMENT.KZ - as SALES All rights, World / PROD

Social issues - Pre-Production 2016

A girl Moldyr, breaks the hymen by the accident in childhood. She wants marry a loved man and not to be disgraced by the whole village that’s why she keeps that secret. Moldyr goes to the big city to study. She engaged in prostitution to get the right amount of money for surgery to restore virginity

    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Social issues, First film, Drama
    • Countries
    • KAZAKHSTAN
    • Languages
    • KAZAKH, RUSSIAN
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Eldar SHIBANOV
    • Writer(s)
    • Yuliya LEVITSKAYA, Eldar SHIBANOV
    • Producer(s)
    • Aliya URAZALIYEVA (Artdepartment.kz), Yuliya LEVITSKAYA (Artdepartment.kz)
    • Synopsis
    • In some regions of Kazakhstan, especially in the South, even now very strictly adhere to tradition and make rituals associated with the raising of girls and their marriage.
      Trying not to break the rules and stay well in the eyes of relatives and neighbors, the girls and women make some absurd actions.
      The film's heroine is a girl named Moldyr, which means "clean, clear."
      The story is about how Moldyr keeps secret after defloration in her childhood to marry a loved one and not to be stained in front of the whole village.
      Moldyr goes to Almaty for studying with hope to get surgery of restoring her virginity. To earn money enough for the surgery, Moldyr engaging in prostitution in her free time, and her kind relative helps her with it.
      Moldyr is succeed in getting the surgery and in good mood she goes to her groom. On the way home she is attacked.
      Moldyr`s groom steals her after discovering her secret to save her from the imminent disgrace at the wedding. But he ascertains that Moldyr is virginal.
    • Partners & financing
    • AYU CINEMA (Kazakhstan)
    • Production schedule
    • Production Plan
      1. Current Project Status: In research stage while working on the 1st draft/Development
      Expected Delivery of the Final Script: May, 2016
      2. Production Timetable
      Jan ~ Mar , 2016 : Additional Research in the site, 1st Draft
      Apr ~2nd Draft / Location Hunting/ Casting for Lead Actor/Fundraising
      May : Financing / Co-Production Partner Attaching/ Fine Tuning for the Final Script/ Jun, 2016 : 1st Draft
      May ~ Jun, 2016 : Pre-Production/ Actor Training & Reading
      Jul, 2016 : Production (Shooting)
      Aug ~ Sept, 2016 : Post-production
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jul 03, 2016
    • End of shooting
    • Jul 30, 2016
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