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Giraffes (2001)

Girafot (original title)
One dramatic evening mixes the fates of three young women who live in the same apartment building in a big city.


Tzahi Grad


Tzahi Grad
1 win & 14 nominations. See more awards »


Cast overview:
Meital Dohan ... Efrat
Liat Glick ... Dafna Melamed-Avni
Tinkerbell ... Avigail Beck
Micha Celektar ... Avner Fuchs
Gal Zaid ... Danny Birnboim
Elisheva Michaeli ... Mrs. Namir
Modi Bar-On ... Micha
Yaron Motola ... Shimi
Yael Navi Yael Navi ... Dalit
Sharon Malachi Sharon Malachi ... Blind Woman
Asher Sivan Asher Sivan ... Zion, Her Husband
Yael Dan Yael Dan ... Interviewer
Yael Almog ... Efrat's Co-Worker
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Abigail (a reporter) gets into the car that comes to pick up Dafna for a day of shooting. Dafna (an actress) mistakenly gets into the car of Avner - Efrat's blind date. Efrat (a secretary) remains alone and ends up aimlessly wandering the streets of the city. These mistakes prompt a series of dramatic events that lead to a murder and that will change the lives of all those who become involved. 'Giraffes' is a puzzle of intertwined fates that create an illusory reality in which not all is evident or clear - a reality that is open to interpretation. Like life.

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fascinating movie
9 May 2003 | by sureshbalaSee all my reviews

the unfolding of plot is very nice. inspite of three like characters, confusion in identity is avoided tactfully. the final scene leaves the viewer to think, think and think. the movie leaves its vibrations for quite some time

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Release Date:

17 January 2002 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office


$720,000 (estimated)

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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