Waltz with Bashir screening and discussions with director Ari Folman

Logan Center

Please join Ari Folman on Friday evening, Nov 4, for a screening and discussions of his award-winning film Waltz with Bashir.

The event will take place at 7 p.m. at the Logan Center for the Arts, 915 East 60th Street. Free parking is available after 4 p.m. in the lot across from the Logan Center at 60th and Drexel. The events are free and open to the public and are sponsored by the Film Studies Center and the Greenberg Center for Jewish Studies, with funding from the Shulamit Ran and Abraham Lotan Visiting Distinguished Artists Fund. For information, contact Nancy Pardee at npardee@uchicago.edu. For accessibility accommodations, contact the Logan Center at 773.702.ARTS (2787) or logancenter@uchicago.edu.


Ari Folman has written and directed a number of award-winning films, including Comfortably Numb (1991), Saint Clara (1996), Made in Israel (2001), and The Congress (2013). His film Waltz with Bashir (2008) won the Golden Globe Award for best foreign language film, the award for best documentary director at the US Director’s Guild, and six Ophir awards, including ones for best director and best screenplay. His latest film, Where is Anne Frank? (2021), is an animated adaptation of The Anne Frank Diary.