Chicken with Plums Movie

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Chicken with Plums


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2012 | Drama | 1hr, 33m

Tehran 1958 – Nasser Ali Khan, the most celebrated violin player, has his beloved instrument broken. Unable to find another to replace it, life without music seems intolerable. He stays in bed and s... full plot below

U.S. Release Date

Chicken with Plums release date was Friday, August 17, 2012. This was a New York / Los Angeles release.

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Tuesday, February 26, 2013

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Directed by

Vincent Paronnaud
Marjane Satrapi

Screenwriter

Vincent Paronnaud
Marjane Satrapi

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Language

French, English

Storyline

Tehran 1958 – Nasser Ali Khan, the most celebrated violin player, has his beloved instrument broken. Unable to find another to replace it, life without music seems intolerable. He stays in bed and slips further and further into his reveries from his youth to his own children’s futures. Over the course of the week that follows, and as the pieces of this captivating story fall into place, we understand his poignant secret and the profundity of his decision to give up life for music and love.
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Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on the graphic novel of the same name.

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