Waltz with Bashir: A Lebanon War Story

Waltz with Bashir: A Lebanon War Story
Library Shelf Location 28.FOLM
Publication Date 2009
Description The stunning graphic novel of the highly acclaimed animated film, "Waltz with Bashir" follows one man on a quest to uncover his hidden memories and face the truth about his involvement in the massacre of Palestinians in Beirut in 1982.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 there's a connection between the dream and their Israeli Army mission in the first Lebanon War of the early eighties.Ari is surprised that he can't remember a thing about that period of his life anymore. 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 mystery, his memory begins to creep up in surreal images. These recollections accumulate until, one day, Ari recalls Sabra and Shatila, and the terrible truth of what happened there is uncovered.
ISBN 9781848870680
Quantity 1
Pages 120
Author Ari Folman
Format Paperback
Publisher Atlantic Books
Related Artist David Polonsky
Category Animation/Cartoons/Comics/Graphic Novels
Keywords Armed conflicts, Graphic novels
Language English

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