Tehran Taboo

Release Date: February 14th, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

Four young people are forced to break the taboos of Iranian society.

Cast: Alireza Bayram, Zahra Amir Ebrahimi, Arash Marandi, Negar Mona Alizadeh, Thomas Nash, Elmira Rafizadeh, Morteza Tavakoli, Bilal Yasar

Director: Ali Soozandeh

Genres: Animated , Drama

Production Co: ZDF

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Sara StewartNew York Post

    It’s a more somber companion to Marjane Satrapi’s 2007 film “Persepolis,” which explored life under the Iranian Revolution with dark humor: Here, the laughter’s mostly a prelude to tears. show more

  • 60
    Deborah YoungThe Hollywood Reporter

    While its frank approach is refreshing, there is a sense of too much. show more

  • 88
    Diego SemereneSlant Magazine

    The film is full of astute, and poetically staged, critiques of the parallel worlds resulting from Iran's police state. show more

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