Persepolis is the Oscar nominated biography of Marjane Satrapi which begins when she is a girl who growing up in Iran in the 1970's revolution. She lives with an idealistic family who send her away to Austria so she can live without the restrictions of the new regime. In Austria she learns to be free but she is ultimately unhappy so when she returns home she realises the changes that have befallen Iran and the increasing restrictions on women.
Beit Nun has had a very good year and he wants you to know about it. His third release Colours a 9 track E.P. produced by scratching Dutch-man IllSkillz is packed with positive lyrics and upbeat rhymes without being sickly sanitised providing the perfect antidote for the credit crunch blues devouring the nation.