Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Footage From "The Congress"

Sneak Peek images and footage from director Ari Folman's acclaimed science fiction feature "The Congress", starring Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel, Paul Giamatti, Danny Huston and Jon Hamm:

" aging actress (Wright) with a reputation for being fickle and unreliable, agrees to sell movie rights to her digital image to 'Miramount Studios' in exchange for a hefty sum and the promise to never act again.

"After her body is digitally scanned, the studio will be able to make films starring her using only computer-generated characters.

"Twenty years later, her character attends the 'Futurological Congress', showcasing Miramount's new technology that allows people to transform themselves into animated avatars. 

"In this mutable illusory state, they can become anything they want to be.

She has a crisis of conscience, and does not believe she or anyone else should be turned into a product..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Congress"...