Wednesday 19 June 2019

Nottingham Contemporary, The Screen, Weekday Cross, NG1 2GB



Set in 1970s Iran, this animated film tells of a coming of age story during the Iranian Revolution. Refusing to conform or remain silent, Marji is sent to study in Vienna by her parents but how will she juggle this new culture and what awaits her on the return to a loving family back in Iran?

[2007, Dir. Vincent Paronnaud/ Marjane Satrapi, 92 mins, in Farsi with English subtitles]