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I was quite put off by this WTF mess of a trailer but the following review has changed my mind .

Cannes: Is Ari Folman’s ‘The Congress’ The Most Anti-Hollywood Movie Ever Made?

“Has there ever been a movie so aggressive toward Hollywood power structures? From Budd Schulberg’s 1941 novel “What Makes Sammy Run?” to Robert Altman’s “The Player,” storytellers have constantly assaulted the studio system, but Folman makes its evils come alive with phantasmagorical effects that force viewers to see the argument from the inside out.”