Tehran Taboo: An Iranian film that breaks the taboo on sexuality in the country

Tehran Taboo: An Iranian film that breaks the taboo on sexuality in the country

Tehran Taboo is a German-Austrian animated film which explores the highly electric theme of sexual and individual freedom in Iran. Directed by Ali Soozandeh, the film portrays women as the main victims of sexual slavery whether married, divorced or single, and their lives are depicted as pure tragedy. Although the film debuted in the United States on Wednesday, February 14 it was first screened in the International Critics' Week section at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.