2007. 90 min.
Directors and Writers: Marjane Satrapi et Vincent Paronnaud.
With: Catherine Deneuve, Chiara Mastroianni, Sean Penn, Gena Rowlands, Iggy Pop …
Associate Producer: 247 films – Marc-Antoine Robert, Xavier Rigault.
Executive Producer: JSBC – Marc Jousset.
Executive Producer: Pumpkin 3D – Pascal Chevé, Louis Viau.
Technical director and artistic director: Marc Jousset
Persepolis was JSCB’s first foray into the world of feature films. Working for 247 Films, partner and associate producer, JSBC controlled the making of the film within the structure of Perseprod, executive co-producers of the project, which was run in partnership with Pumpkin 3D. It was within this large framework that JSBC, artistic and technical project manager for the film, made its specialized teams available.
Festival Selections / Awards
– Cannes Film Festival: Prix du jury
– Florence Film Festival (Italy): Prix du public
– Selected for The Oscars 2008: best animated film
– Césars 2008: Award for best first film and award for best adaptation
– Crystal Globes, Paris Première: Best animated film
– New York and Los Angeles critics’ awards: Best animated film
– Rotterdam film festival: People’s Choice award
– London Film Festival: Best first film award