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The Congress
Directed by:
Ari Folman

"The Congress" is 2013 Science Fiction film directed by Ari Folman, and written by Ari Folman and Stanislaw Lem (novel) , starring Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel, Jon Hamm, Paul Giamatti, Kodi Smit-McPhee and Danny Huston.

Who directed "The Congress":

The Congress was directed by Ari Folman, an Israeli writer, director, producer, and actor.

Before directing The Congress, Ari Folman had directed Waltz with Bashir, released in 2008, Clara Hakedosha (1996).

What is the casting of "The Congress":

At the casting of The Congress we find Robin Wright, previously seen in Adore (2013) and Rampart (2011); Harvey Keitel (Moonrise Kingdom (2012), The Last Godfather (2010)); Jon Hamm (Friends with Kids (2011), Bridesmaids (2011)) [ more... ]

  • Paul Giamatti and Kodi Smit-McPhee also worked together in Romeo and Juliet, released in 2012.
  • John Lacy and Danny Huston also appeared in Hitchcock, released in 2012.
  • Danny Huston and Sami Gayle also worked together in Stolen, released in 2012.

What is the Storyline of "The Congress":

In the story, an aging actress (Wright) with a disabled child agrees to a large payment to have a full body imaging that will be digitized and utilized to create a digital actress. As part of the agreement, she will no longer control her likeness and the studio will then utilize the new virtual thespian in any manner they see fit. As part of the agreement, she will also be forbidden from acting ever again.

The film explores the ramifications of how the new digital actress affects the future of the [...]

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