Byline: GEORGE MEYER Correspondent
Folman especially finds himself shocked that he has blocked his memories of his participation in the events. Determined to better understand the events and clarify his own memory, he sets out to discover his own history.
As Folman tracks down old army comrades and the stories unfold, the results become more horrifying as the details reveal themselves.
The camps at Sabra and Shatila, where hundreds of civilians died, were attacked by Christian Falangist militia thought to be under the control of the Israeli forces. Were the massacres the result of enraged maverick soldiers, or were they the product of official …