soulcash

A Film by Elina Maligina

Synopsis

Elina Maligina’s film soulcash gives an insight into emotionally charged and climactic, but brief moment in the life of a woman who is going through menopause. The story is about the purification through psychological change that happens at this point rather than the physiological one.

Director

  • Picture of Elina Maligina © Daina Geidmane

    Elina Maligina

    Elina Maligina is an artist, actress, performer, film director and a screenwriter. After graduating from Latvian Academy of Culture (2009) as actress she worked in Dailes Theatre. During 10 seasons Elina acted in 17 roles, in vast majority of which she was in leading roles. She has received wide recognition her performances and video art. To Elina performances are a tool for understanding herself and for provoking the crowd. Cinema is another medium through which Elina has recently began expressing herself as a screenwriter
    and director. Her first short film was Egomorphosis (2016). Soulcash is Elinas second film and she is currently working on a new biographical feature film project.

Awards + Festivals

  • 2nd CIUDAD DE MÉXICO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, México City, México)June 25, 2017
  • 11th FIRST - INT'L FILM FESTIVAL XINING (Official Selection, China)July 20, 2017
  • 4th FICLAPAZ - LA PAZ INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bolivia)September 6, 2017
  • 15th TIRANA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Tirana, Albania)November 3, 2017
  • 1st TULIPOFF INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Iran)November 5, 2017
  • NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARD (Competition, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • 15th BOGOSHORTS - BOGOTÁ SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Colombia)December 15, 2017
  • *FINALIST BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT FILM*
    2nd THE SAO PAULO TIMES FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Brazil)December 22, 2017
  • 2nd CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, India)December 24, 2017
  • 3rd FINDECOIN - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Anzoátegui, Venezuela)February 23, 2018
  • 7th CARMARTHEN BAY FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Llanelli, Wales, United Kingdom)May 14, 2018
  • 5th FIRENZE FILMCORTI INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Firenze, Tuscany, Italy)October 18, 2018
  • 1st FEMALE FILMMAKERS FESTIVAL BERLIN (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)June 13, 2019

Crew

Screenplay
Elina Maligina, Anna Grike
Producer
Daina Geidmane
Director
Elina Maligina
Director of Photography
Kaspars Brakis
Art Direction
Ieva Kaulina
Costume Design
Ieva Kaulina
Sound Design
Jevgenijs Naciss
Music
Marcis Judzis

Details

Running Time
15 mins
Shooting Format
4K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1.85:1
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

SALES AGENCY

Rija Films
Meness 4, Riga, LV-1013, Latvia

info@rijafilms.lv

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Egotrashcinema
Oskars Goba
Rupnicu iela 5, Olaine, Olaines novads,
LV-2114, Latvija

oskars@elinamaligina.com

DIRECTOR

Elina Maligina

projects@elinamaligina.com
www.elinamaligina.com