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9,369 Ratings


France, United States, 2007
Animation, Biography, Drama


This award-winning animated film is based on director Marjane Satrapi’s autobiographical comic book by the same name, about a young girl’s coming-of age set against the backdrop of the Iranian Revolution.

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Persepolis Directed by Vincent Paronnaud, Marjane Satrapi

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2007 | 2 wins including: Jury Prize

Academy Awards

2008 | Nominee: Best Animated Feature Film of the Year

Independent Spirit Awards

2008 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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