Persepolis (2007) (en)
- Original title: Persepolis
- Evaluation: 7.9 (Votes: 1423)
- Genres: Animation, Drama
- Release date 2007-06-27 (2007)
- Duration: 95 Min
- Keywords: civil war, parent child relationship, orient, punk rock, woman director, iranian revolution, coming of age, bomb alarm, totalitarian regime, punk band, puberty, adult animation, 1970s
In 1970s Iran, Marjane 'Marji' Statrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family of a long dream being fulfilled of the hated Shah's defeat in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. However as Marji grows up, she witnesses first hand how the new Iran, now ruled by Islamic fundamentalists, has become a repressive tyranny on its own.