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AUSTRIA , Germany | 90 minutes | 2017

The secret sex life of the land of minarets. A hugely politically incorrect film that shows the hypocrisy behind religious rectitude. A daring animation mixing sex, drugs, prostitution and corruption in a country subject to oppressive theocratic rule. A prostitute who plies her trade before her kid, a high-ranking judge demanding sexual favours, a housewife undergoing yet another backstreet abortion: Tehran Taboo explodes the inhibitions surrounding sexuality to reveal the hidden facets of the Iranian capital. A must-see.

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Programs

Friday October 6, 2017

Program #47
21:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Saturday October 7, 2017

Program #85
15:30
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Ali Soozandeh

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distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Grit Kienzlen, Ali Soozandeh
  • Interpreter Farhad Abadinejad, Jasmina Ali, Rozita Assadollahy

contact

  • A-Z Films

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