1984 / drama. thriller / France / original title : THE YEAR OF JELLYFISH / 110’ / Color / status : completed / French / Some Material May Be Inappropriate For Children Under 12 / long feature-film / French catalog
Saint Tropez, mid summer. Chris and her mother Claude are spending most of their days on the beach, staring and stirring up. They meet Romain, local seducer, and Claude soon becomes his mistress. Chris will try to interfere in their liaison by playing perverse erotic games without any success. She finds her revenge by throwing Romain into the sea, infested with medusae, provoking his death. Claude shortens her holidays. Years later, as time has passed, Chris gets married, leaving the shadow of Romain far behind her.