About

Director and Israeli army veteran Ari Folman interviews friends and former soldiers about their memories of the 1982 Lebanon war and especially the Sabra and Shatila massacre in Beirut. The usage on animation enabled Folman to illustrate their personal memories and dreams.

8.0
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Runtime

90 minutes

Country

Germany, France, Israel

Language

Hebrew

Cast

Keywords

israel middle east conflict massacre nightmare middle east lebanon palestine sabra shatila

Photos

Lists

#34 on The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema Empire

#102 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film of the Year