Title
Persepolis / regie Marjane Satrapi & Vincent Paronnaud ; naar het werk van Marjane Satrapi ; muziek door Olivier Bernet
Director
Marjane Satrapi Vincent Paronnaud
Composer
Olivier Bernet
Language
English
Publisher
Paramount, 2007
1 dvd-video : zw/w.
Recording date
2007
Playing time
ca. 95 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
5414939035098 5413356358810
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About Marjane Satrapi

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Marjane Satrapi (Persian: مرجان ساتراپی‎; born 22 November 1969) is an Iranian-born French graphic novelist, cartoonist, illustrator, film director, and children's book author. Her best-known works include the comic book Persepolis and its film adaptation, the graphic novel Chicken with Plums, and the film Radioactive.

Biography

Satrapi was born in Rasht, Iran. She grew up in Tehran in a middle-class Iranian family. Both her parents were politically active and supported Marxist causes against the monarchy of the last Shah. When the Iranian Revolution took place in 1979, they were oppressed by the Muslim fundamentalists who took power.

During her youth, Marjane was exposed to the growing brutalities of the various regimes. Many of her family friends were persecuted, arrested, and even murdered. She found a hero in her paternal uncle, Anoosh,…Read more on Wikipedia