from page to film

Two books that I enjoyed were the Persepolis graphic novels by Marjan Satrapi. Last nite I learned that they have made an animated version of Persepolis. Unfortunately it is in French (unfortunate because I do not understand French.) But since it is an animated film, I hope that they will consider releasing it in English if it comes to the States.

Here is the film trailer, in French:

I recommend the Persepolis books for a good introduction to building an understanding of modern Iran.

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2 Responses to “from page to film”

  1. papa herman Says:

    If you are not able to access the trailer on this site, go here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rUp9o_CNo04&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fdrawn%2Eca%2F

  2. Mimi Says:

    I’ve been meaning to read this book, thanks for the reminder and the info on the movie.

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