Tehran Taboo (2016)

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Rotoscope animation. In Tehran, prostitute and single mother Pari moves to a new apartment with her mute son. She befriends her middle class neighbour Sara, who is uneasy about her latest pregnancy and longs to take a job, which she can’t do without her husband's permission. The lives of the two women become intertwined with young musician Babak, who after having sex with a woman at a rave has a week to raise money for an illegal operation that will restore the appearance of her virginity.

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