NI Film Series: Persepolis


Location: Browning Cinema in the DeBartolo Center for the Performing Arts

Nanovic Institute Sponsored Film: Persepolis.
Through the eyes of precocious and outspoken young woman, Marjane, we see a people’s hopes dashed as fundamentalists take power during the Islamic Revolution- forcing the veil on women and imprisoning thousands. Marjane’s courage and heart lead her on a unique journey as she determines where her future lies as an Iranian. Winner of the Best Animated Feature by the New York Film Critics Circle and the Los Angeles Film Critics Association.

There will be two showings at 7:00pm and 10:00pm.