French Film Screening: "Persepolis"
In French with English subtitles
November 20, 2013 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm (already occurred)
This 2007 animated film by Vincent Paronnaud and Marjane Satrapi is an adaptation of Satrapi's autobiographical graphic novel and features the voices of Chiara Mastroianni and Catherine Deneuve. This poignant film details the trials faced by a young, outspoken Iranian girl during the time of the Islamic revolution of Iran. It was the 2007 Cannes Festival Jury Prize winner.
Newport House, Common Room
Refreshments will be served.