Waltz with Bashir

Waltz with Bashir
               Genre: Documentary, animation, biography
  In this scene, everything has its beginning: A pack of wild dogs that have become hell races through the streets of a city, with glowing eyes, drooping lips and bared teeth can be aggressive, they have no doubt that they are ready and willing to kill here and now all that what gets in their way. Thank God it’s all just a dream – or maybe not? Night after night, Boaz is tormented by the same old, always oppressive images, as he confided to his friend, Ari. Suspect case

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Waltz With Bashir – Cannes 2008

Waltz With Bashir - Cannes 2008

Waltz with Bashir – Cannes 2008

Waltz with Bashir is a journey into his past by Israeli director Ari Folman and also the rebirth of a virtually unknown film genres – the animated documentary.

The film takes its starting point in a bar where a friend tells director Folman that every night he suffers from a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by wild dogs. The men come to the conclusion that the cause somewhere in their shared experiences during the first Lebanon war in 1982, during which both the Israeli army were to be

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Waltz With Bashir – Cannes 2008

Waltz With Bashir - Cannes 2008

Waltz with Bashir – Cannes 2008

Waltz with Bashir is a journey into his past by Israeli director Ari Folman and also the rebirth of a virtually unknown film genres – the animated documentary.

The film takes its starting point in a bar where a friend tells director Folman that every night he suffers from a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by wild dogs. The men come to the conclusion that the cause somewhere in their shared experiences during the first Lebanon war in 1982, during which both the Israeli army were to be

Read the rest of this entry »

Waltz with Bashir

Waltz with Bashir

Waltz with Bashir

  In this scene, everything has its beginning: A pack of wild dogs that have become hell races through the streets of a city, with glowing eyes, drooping lips and bared teeth can be aggressive, they have no doubt that they are ready and willing to kill here and now all that what gets in their way. Thank God it’s all just a dream – or maybe not? Night after night, Boaz is tormented by the same old, always oppressive images, as he confided to his friend, Ari. Suspect case of a nocturnal conversation in a bar, the two

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Waltz with Bashir – Ari Folman Interview

Waltz with Bashir - Ari Folman Interview

Waltz with Bashir – Interview with Ari Folman

  On 6/11/2008 Waltz with Bashir, Ari Folman starts moving, personal confrontation with the war in Lebanon. Recently, the animated Israeli documentary was selected as a contribution for the nomination for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars 2009th The director spoke at the edge of the Munich Film Festival, where the film celebrated its acclaimed premiere in Germany, about the complex production and reception history of Waltz with Bashir.

In Munich, it was eerily quiet after the screening.

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Waltz with Bashir – Ari Folman Interview

Waltz with Bashir - Ari Folman Interview

Waltz with Bashir – Interview with Ari Folman

  On 6/11/2008 Waltz with Bashir, Ari Folman starts moving, personal confrontation with the war in Lebanon. Recently, the animated Israeli documentary was selected as a contribution for the nomination for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars 2009th The director spoke at the edge of the Munich Film Festival, where the film celebrated its acclaimed premiere in Germany, about the complex production and reception history of Waltz with Bashir.

In Munich, it was eerily quiet after the screening.

Read the rest of this entry »