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Year: 2007
Original Title: Persepolis
Length: 95 minutes
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama
Studios: France 3 Cinema
Age rating: Suitable for 12 years and over

Release Dates

United Kingdom: April 25 2008

United States: December 25 2007

Ranking

Ranking: 2,182 out of 15,642 movies (up 83)

8,8

8.8 by 8 users

Plot

Persepolis is the autobiographical tale of Marjane Satrapi, sharing her experiences as a young girl coming-of-age in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. It is through the eyes of this precocious and outspoken nine year old that we see a peoples? hopes dashed as fundamentalists take power - forcing the veil on women and imprisoning thousands. Though she outsmarts the "social guardians" and discovers punk, ABBA and Iron Maiden, the daily fear that permeates life in Iran is palpable, as bombs fall on Tehran during the Iran/Iraq war and those close to her fall foul of the regime...

Awards

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Academy Awards (Oscars)Academy Awards (Oscars)
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Directors

Cast Persepolis

Chiara Mastroianni

Chiara Mastroianni

Marjane (voice)

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