Israel picks the animated ‘Waltz’ for its foreign Oscar contender

Posted by · 5:11 pm · September 23rd, 2008

A website called cinemascope is reporting that Israel has chosen Ari Folman’s “Waltz with Bashir” to represent the country in the foreign film Oscar race.  Very wise.  Nice to see animated films getting this kind of an awards push, what with “Persepolis” repping France last year.  Let’s just hope “Waltz” doesn’t get the shaft like […]

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