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Satrapi in front of the camera

As you might know I am a big fan of Marjane Satrapi and her work, and I am thrilled to see that the girl behind that quirky charming humour has decided to appear in front of the camera and act … Continue reading

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Satrapi does Pop

After Iggy Pop’s voice over on the English version of “Persepolis“, Marjane Satrapi returns the favor by illustrating the recent album of the old PUNK icon. I had seen the cover before the release, but wasn’t aware of it being … Continue reading

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Stuffing chicken with plums?

I am not too keen on the new cinematic adaptation of Marjane Satrapi’s graphic novel “Chicken with Plums”, there is just something that puts me off in this trailer. Something I can’t put my finger on. I liked Vincent Paronnaud’s … Continue reading

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Prestigious Persepolis

As you know I just love the filmatisation of Marjene Satrapi’s PERSEPOLIS and was eagerly waiting for a nice limited edition to make it justice. The deluxe edition you’re beholding above, with all the goodies inside, is the one exclusive to … Continue reading

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Lebanese sweetness

Nadine Labaki has after years of directing music videos in the Arabic music industry entered the realm of cinema through her debut in “Caramel”. A stylish and witty comedy-drama stylistically influenced by the Almodovar movies, centred on the everyday lives … Continue reading

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Persepolis brought to life!

Marjane Satrapi’s comic books and her biographic “Persepolis” in particular have become critically acclaimed worldwide. And the same thing seems to be happening to her cinematic adaptation of the books! The animated motion picture has received highest ratings in every … Continue reading

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