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Tehran Taboo
Archived: Tehran Taboo (2017)

director: Ali Soozandeh

composer: Ali N. Askin
With: Farhad Abadinejad, Jasmina Ali, a.o.

duration: 90 minutes
Animated film, Political

Official Selection - Global Cinema

"This striking animation reveals Tehran's stratified society, in which sex and drugs are concealed beneath the veil of morality and propriety. The narrative often resorts to broad brushstrokes to stress its points - which usually involve Olympian levels of hypocrisy and glaring double standards." (Screen Daily)


director: Ali Soozandeh
composer: Ali N. Askin
producer: Ali Samadi Ahadi, Mark Fencer, Frank Geiger, Armin Hofmann
screenplay: Ali Soozandeh
Editor: Frank Geiger & Andrea Mertens
Cinematography: Martin Gschlacht

production company: Little Dream Entertainment

More info

dialogue: Persian
subtitles: Eng subt.
country: Germany - Austria
year: 2017


ALI SOOZANDEH (1970): Die Rückkehr der Wollmäuse (2009), Tehran Taboo (2017).

Technical Specs

format: DCP


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