26.9. - 5.10.2019

Persepolis France 2007 | 96 min | OV | Black & White | FF 2007

Vincent Paronnaud

Vincent Paronnaud (*1970) is an acclaimed underground comic artist. Their joint venture Persepolis (Filmfest Hamburg 2009) won the Prix du Jury in Cannes.

Marjane Satrapi

Marjane Satrapi (*1969) grew up in Tehran and now lives in Paris.

rated for 0 + years
Marjane is a young girl when the Mullahs gain power in Iran, imprisoning thousands and forcing women to wear headscarves. But Marjane listens to punk music and Abba and shows interest in boys. Little does she realize how much she puts herself and her family in danger. Based on Marjane Satrapi's autobiographical graphic novels, Persepolis received standing ovations and the Jury Prize in Cannes.
Orig. Title: Persepolis
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: French
Section: Agenda 07
Director: Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud
Screenplay: Marjane Satrapi
Producer: Marc-Antoine Robert,Xavier Rigault
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Olivier Bernet
Set Designer: Marc Jousset
Cutter: Stéphane Roche
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor: Prokino Filmverleih GmbH
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Production: 2.4.7. Films; France 3 Cinéma; The Kennedy / Marshall Company