Directed the mainstream American comedy The Voices, starring Ryan Reynolds.
Reteamed with Paronnaud to co-direct The Gang of The Jotas.
Co-directed an animated adaptation of Persepolis with Vincent Paronnaud.
Published her graphic novel, Chicken With Plums.
Saw her Persepolis series published in English for the first time.
Published the first of her Persepolis series.
Came from a politically active family who advocated Marxist values and spoke out against injustice.
Was the only visitor allowed to see her uncle before he was executed for his political activism against the Ayatollah.
Was sent to Vienna for high school in 1983 because her parents feared that her rebellious nature would get her jailed or killed.