Special features include the 30-minute The Hidden Side Of Persepolis and nine-minute Behind The Scenes Of Persepolis featurettes, a 29-minute Cannes Press Conference Q & A, three selected scenes with commentary by cast and crew, four Animated Scene Comparisons, and previews.
DVD General Information
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
For mature thematic material including violent images, sexual references and brief drug content
Persepolis is set during the Islamic Revolution in Iran, a time when the veil is forced on women, and thousands of dissidents are imprisoned. Marjane (Mastroianni) is an outspoken nine-year-old girl who questions the religious fundamentalist laws that have gripped her country. Worried for her well-being, Marjane's mother (Deneuve) and father (Abkarian) make the difficult decision to send her away to Vienna to attend school. Now living in Austria, where everyone is free to do and think what they wish, Marjane is left alone to endure the problems of a typical teenager. Based on the graphic novel by Marjane Satrapi. (Stacey Pendry)
The anamorphically enhanced 1.83:1 DVD doesn
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