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The Resource Persepolis, 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, (videorecording)

Persepolis, 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, (videorecording)

Label
Persepolis
Title
Persepolis
Statement of responsibility
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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
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 note
  • 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)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Stéphane Roche ; music, Olivier Bernet ; production designer, Marisa Musy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material including violent images, sexual references, language and brief drug content
Language note
French or dubbed English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.B55
LC item number
P477476557 2008
PerformerNote
Voices: Chiara Mastroianni, Catherine Deneuve, Danielle Darrieux, Simon Abkarian, Gabrielle Lopes, François Jerosme, Arié Elmalah, Mathias Mlekuz
Runtime
95
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Label
Persepolis, 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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the graphic novel by Marjane Satrapi
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn216883958
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781424883141
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396225251
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
22525
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)216883958
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Persepolis, 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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the graphic novel by Marjane Satrapi
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn216883958
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781424883141
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396225251
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
22525
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)216883958
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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