Waltz With Cannes: 'Bashir' Director Moves From War to Wow in Animated Sci-fi Film

Ari Folman's eagerly-awaited follow-up to 'Waltz with Bashir' premieres at Cannes on Thursday. This time the Israeli director mixes animation and flesh-and-blood actors in a sci-fi venture.

We can argue just how Israeli his new film is. The cast of "The Congress" is American, the language is English, and the plot takes place far from...