PARIS — Ari Folman’s sci-fi drama “The Congress,” his follow-up to “Waltz With Bashir,” will kick off Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes on May 16. A hybrid feature mixing live-action and animation…
While the Netherlands and Luxembourg remain modest in their efforts to attract foreign film shoots, incentives are burgeoning in Belgium. Practical and financial aid for visiting crews continues to…
Paris bank Coficine-Natixis, one of Europe's primary lenders to its film industry, is closing financing on Ari Folman's "The Congress," his follow-up to "Waltz With Bashir."
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Israeli filmmaker Ari Folman will head the competition jury at the 17th Sarajevo Film Festival that runs July 22-30. Folman based his animated Golden Globe-winning “Waltz With Bashir” on his…
A subject that might have repped just another docu about a war atrocity is transmuted via novel use of animation into something special, strange and peculiarly potent.