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Persepolis (2007)

Synopsis: Based on Satrapi's graphic novel about her life in pre and post-revolutionary Iran and then in Europe. The film traces Satrapi's growth from child to rebellious, punk-loving teenager in Iran. In the background are the growing tensions of the political climate in Iran in the 70s and 80s, with members of her liberal-leaning family detained and then executed, and the background of the disastrous Iran/Iraq war.

Director: Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud

Language: Persian with English subtitles

Venue: Matterden at The Bombay Art Society, 2nd floor, Opp. Hotel Rangsharda, Bandra Reclamation, Bandra West.

Please note:

Tickets are non-refundable.

The email/SMS receipt is the ticket.

Due to limited seating, seat preference is on first come first serve basis, please show the email/SMS receipt at the box-office for entry.

Earlier Event: February 17
Later Event: February 17
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