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Title Persepolis [dvd] / 2.4.7. Films ; in association with Celluloid Dreams, Sony Pictures Classics, Sofica Europacorp, Soficinéma ; in co-production with Kennedy/Marshall Company, France 3 Cinéma, French Connection Animations, Diaphana Films ; with the participation of Centre National de la Cinématographie ; with the support of Région Ile-de-France, Fondation GAN pour le Cinéma, Procirep, Angoa-Agicoa ; produced by Xavier Rigault, Marc-Antoine Robert ; screenplay by Vincent Paronnaud ; comic & screenplay by Marjane Satrapi ; directed by Vincent Paronnaud, Marjane Satrapi
Publisher Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2008]
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 Louisville Adult DVD Fiction  DVD/FOREIGN FILM    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Tech Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Language French or dubbed English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles
Note Title from container
Performer(S) Voices: Chiara Mastroianni, Catherine Deneuve, Danielle Darrieux, Simon Abkarian, Gabrielle Lopes, François Jerosme, Arié Elmalah, Mathias Mlekuz
Credits Editor, Stéphane Roche ; music, Olivier Bernet ; production designer, Marisa Musy
Note Based on the novel by Marjane Satrapi
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material including violent images, sexual references, language and brief drug content
Summary In 1970s Iran, Marjane 'Marji' Statrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family. Their long dream is realized when the hated Shah is defeated in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. Now ruled by Islamic fundamentalists, Marji grows up to witnesses first hand how the new Iran has become a repressive tyranny on its own. With Marji dangerously refusing to remain silent at this injustice, her parents send her abroad to Vienna to study. This change proves an equally difficult trial for Marji and finds herself in a different culture loaded with abrasive characters and profound disappointments that deeply trouble her. Even when she returns home, Marji finds that both she and her homeland have changed too much and the young woman and her loving family must decide where she truly belongs
Awards Cannes Film Festival, 2007: Jury Prize (Vincent Paronnaud, Marjane Satrapi)
César Awards, France, 2008: César - Best First Work (Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud); Best Writing - Adaptation (Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud)
Subject Satrapi, Marjane, 1969- -- Drama
Revolutionaries -- Iran -- Drama
Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979 -- Drama
Islamic fundamentalism -- Iran -- Drama
Families -- Iran -- Drama
Iran -- Drama
Genre Feature films
Foreign films -- France
Animated films
Biographical films
Biographical -- Animation -- Feature.
Women -- Animation -- Feature.
Feature films.
Animated films.
Biographical films.
Alt Author Rigault, Xavier
Robert, Marc-Antoine
Paronnaud, Vincent, 1970-
Satrapi, Marjane, 1969-
Mastroianni, Chiara, 1972-
Deneuve, Catherine, 1943-
Darrieux, Danielle, 1917-
Abkarian, Simon
Lopes, Gabrielle
Jerosme, François
Elmaleh, Arié
Mlekuz, Mathias
Satrapi, Marjane, 1969- Persepolis
Sofica Europacorp (Firm)
2.4.7. Films
Celluloid Dreams (Firm)
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Soficinéma (Firm)
Kennedy/Marshall Company
France 3 cinéma (Firm)
French Connection Animations (Firm)
Diaphana (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Add Title Persepolis (Motion picture)
ISBN 1424883148
9781424883141
ISBN/ISSN 043396225251
Music # 22525 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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