Nascar is coming to Vegas this weekend, which means that we need more culture here than ever before! Don’t fret, though, because WALTZ WITH BASHIR is opening in Vegas theaters on Friday. Though it lost its bid to win the Academy Award for best foreign-language film, the pic has scooped up a number of other awards, including a Golden Globe and Writers Guild Award.
In this documentary from Israel, director Ari Folman tracks down friends and fellow veterans to discuss what happened during Israel’s controversial 1982 invasion of Lebanon. The film will be playing in theaters around the valley, and you can check out the film’s website for more info.