Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about Persepolis, co-directed and co-written by Marjane Satrapi, as part of the Femme Film Fridays series, a film series highlighting the cinematic works of women, both behind and in front of the camera. This second season's theme is 'Identity'.
A Q&A will follow the screening with Dr. Jeannette Okur, lecturer and Turkish Studies program organizer at UT Austin, and Christine Chen, producer, director and writer who founded Moth to Flame production company.
In addition, before the Persepolis the short film Ya Albi will be shown. Ya Albi follows the life of a Syrian refugee who struggles to adapt to life in an unfamiliar place when her husband's immigration visa is rejected.
This event is hosted by the Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin Texas. The event will take place at 7pm on September 22