Chicken with Plums opens in NY today!  This gem won’t be coming to SF/Bay Area until September. Sigh. NY, always ahead with their premieres…unless you saw it at SFIFF55 with Marjane Satrapi in person! Trump this NY:

Marjane Satrapi, codirector of CHICKEN WITH PLUMS, at the 55th San Francisco International Film Festival, April 30, 2012. Photo by Tommy Lau.

Marjane Satrapi, codirector of Chicken with Plums, at the 55th San Francisco International Film Festival, April 30, 2012. Photo by Tommy Lau.