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TEHRAN TABOO (2017)

TEHRAN TABOO <span>(2017)</span> artwork

TEHRAN TABOO (2017)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 96

Release dates 05/10/2018

BBFCInsight strong language, sex, sex references, drug misuse

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Ali Soozandeh

Cast includes Farhad Abadinejad (voice), Jasmina Ali (voice), Rozita Assadollahy (voice), Alireza Bayram (voice), Sasan Behroozian (voice), Zahra Amir Ebrahimi (voice)

Summary TEHRAN TABOO is an animated contemporary drama which concerns the lives of a group of people who break the taboos of Iranian society.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 25/09/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

TEHRAN TABOO is an animated contemporary drama which concerns the lives of a group of people who break the taboos of Iranian society.

Language

There is strong language ('motherf**ker', 'f**k'), as well as use of milder terms (for example, 'bitch', 'whore', 'bastard, 'shit', 'bullshit', 'son of a bitch', 'asshole', 'ass', 'screwed', 'crap', 'hell', 'damn', 'God').

Sex

A woman performs oral sex on a man for money. There is also a scene of sex in which a woman begins to choke a man with a cloth. There are also strong verbal sex references, as well as a scene in which a boy peeps on a woman showering.

Drugs

There is marijuana use and scenes in which characters take unidentified pills. In one scene, a man and woman take drugs before having sex.

There is a distressing scene when a man repeatedly smashes a bag containing live cats against the side of a refuse bin. There is also sight of dead men hanging from nooses and a scene in which a woman jumps to her death.

Trailer

Details

Title
TEHRAN TABOO
Year
2017
Formats
Cinema
Distributor(s)
Peccadillo Pictures
Classified date(s)
11/09/2018
Main language
Farsi
BBFC reference
AZF366326

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