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Release Date:
28 June 2007 (Israel) See more »
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Love. Longing. Magic. (USA)
Plot:
Meduzot (the Hebrew word for Jellyfish) tells the story of three very different Israeli women living... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
5 wins & 14 nominations See more »
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Beautifully made film without a plot See more (19 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Sarah Adler ... Batia
Nikol Leidman ... Girl
Gera Sandler ... Michael
Noa Knoller ... Keren
Ma-nenita De Latorre ... Joy
Zaharira Harifai ... Malka
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tsipor Aizen ... Tamar
Bruria Albeck ... Relly
Ilanit Ben-Yaakov ... Galia
Binos ... Fille

Assi Dayan ... Eldad
Miri Fabian ... Nili
Natasha Geffen ... La petite fille
Shira Geffen ... Receptionniste
Shosha Goren ... Tikva

Tzahi Grad ... Police Man
Johnathan Gurfinkel ... Amir
Amir Harel ... Doctor
Tami Harel ... Nurse
Yitzhak Hizkiya ... Eytan
Lev Kerel
Dror Keren ... Taxi-Driver
Efraim Keret ... Ice seller
Etgar Keret ... Manager
Arik Kneler
Menachem Lang ... Rabbin
Gidéon Levi ... Docteur 2
Tal Lifshitz ... La mère
Efrat Mishori ... Hamlet
Naama Nisim ... Neomi
Rina Padwa
Odid Perah ... D J
Leila Pourcel
Shalom Shmuelov ... Menachem
Amos Shoov ... Eyal

Zohar Shtrauss ... Le père
Yali Sobol ... Amir
Liron Vaisman ... Shiri

Directed by
Shira Geffen 
Etgar Keret 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Shira Geffen 

Produced by
Yael Fogiel .... producer
Laetitia Gonzalez .... producer
Amir Harel .... producer
Ayelet Kait .... producer
 
Original Music by
Christopher Bowen 
Grégoire Hetzel 
 
Cinematography by
Antoine Héberlé 
 
Film Editing by
Sascha Franklin 
François Gédigier 
 
Casting by
Esther Kling 
 
Production Design by
Avi Fahima 
 
Costume Design by
Li Alembik 
 
Production Management
Johan Broutin .... assistant production manager
Mathieu Cabanes .... post-production supervisor
 
Sound Department
Aviv Aldema .... sound mixer
Olivier Dô Hùu .... sound
Neal Gibbs .... foley editor
John Purcell .... dialogue editor
Gil Segal .... foley artist
Gil Toren .... sound mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Nitzan Roiy .... compositor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ehab Assal .... first assistant camera
 
Other crew
Efrat Bigger .... production coordinator: additional photography
Ella Harel .... production coordinator
Penina Mezei .... script supervisor
Doron Suliman .... preparation: Film Lab
 

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Also Known As:
"Jellyfish" - International (English title) (literal title)
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78 min
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During a screening of the film in Albany, New York, in 2009, co-director Etgar Keret stated that the title of the film is a reference to the fact that jellyfish drift in the sea and do not have much control over their fate or direction.See more »

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10 out of 21 people found the following review useful.
Beautifully made film without a plot, 6 September 2008
Author: yoel marson from United Kingdom

When the film started I got the feeling this was going to be something special. The acting and camera work were undoubtedly good. I also liked the characters and could have grown to empathise with them. The film had a good atmosphere and there was a hint of fantasy.

However, as the film went on, the plot never appeared to takeoff and just rolled on scene by scene. I was unable to understand the connection between the stories. All I could see was the characters occasionally bumping into each other and references to ships in bottles. Without that connection, I was just left with a few unremarkable short stories.

Am surprised it did so well at Cannes

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