animated movie Waltz with Bashir © Bridgit Folman Film Gang / Les Films d'Ici / Razor Film Produktion GmbH
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Waltz with Bashir

"One night at a bar, an old friend tells director Ari about a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by 26 vicious dogs. Every night, the same number of beasts. The two men conclude that thereís a connection
to their Israeli Army mission in the first Lebanon War of the early eighties. Ari is surprised that he canít remember a thing anymore about that period of his life. Intrigued by this riddle, he decides to meet and interview old friends and comrades around the world. He needs to discover the truth about that time and about himself. As Ari delves deeper and deeper into the mystery, his memory begins to creep up in surreal images..." -- official website

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War is a sensitive subject to bring up, let alone explore. Film is usually the medium artists choose to analyze this particular human fault. It can be done masterfully, or...
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Edit: upgraded from 3.5 to 4.0 - 8/11 The film starts with a rabid dog running along grey city streets. Soon he is joined by another dog, then another, then a...
Created by: Bridgit Folman Film Gang, Les Films d'Ici, Razor Film Produktion GmbH
Language: English / German / Hebrew
Country of Origin: USA / France / Germany / Israel
Alternate Title: Vals Im Bashir
[ Hebrew ] Featuring the voices of:
Ari Folman ... Himself
Ron Ben-Yishai ... Himself
Ronny Dayag ... Himself
Dror Harazi ... Himself
Ori Sivan ... Himself
Zahava Solomon ... Herself
Yehezkel Lazarov ... Carmi Cna'an
Mickey Leon ... Boaz Rein-Buskila
Directed by: Ari Folman
Produced by: Ari Folman, Serge Lalou, Gerhard Meixner, Yael Nahlieli and Roman Paul
Musical Score by: Max Richter
Writing Credits: Ari Folman
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