<i>Poulet aux Prunes (Chicken with Plums)</i>. 2011. France. Directed by Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud

Marjane Satrapi in Conversation with Francoise Mouly

Thursday, May 3, 2012, 8:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1

Includes the following film:

  • Chicken with Plums

    2011. France. Directed by Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud. With Mathieu Amalric, Edouard Baer, Maria de Medeiros. Shot in saturated, ultra-vivid colors, Chicken with Plums tells the story of Nasser-Ali, a gifted violinist who forswears life after his wife breaks his violin during an argument. 93 min.

Marjane Satrapi, the award-winning Iranian-born graphic novelist, children’s book author, illustrator, and film director, joins New Yorker art editor Francoise Mouly for a screening and a discussion about the development of Satrapi’s work.

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