Waltz with Bashir

Movie review by Alistair Lawrence, Common Sense Media
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Animated Israeli docu has trauma, graphic violence, sex.

R 2008 90 minutes

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age 17+

an animated film that uses the medium to portray difficult topics

When this film was released I bet it was a big deal. But now in the wake of Flee and more dynamic films like Wolfwalkers it feels a bit different to watch this film. However, the film is still strong in that it is trying to get closer to telling a story of trauma, searching your humanity when you participated in inhumanity and the death of innocent lives. The film takes you on a journey and at the end the medium gives way to the faces and voices of those who lost so much during the 1982 Lebanese War.

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