Transsexual in Iran is a Documentary programme.

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Transsexual in Iran

In Iran homosexuality is punishable by death, yet sex changes are not only legal but sanctioned by Islamic law. Filmmaker Tanaz Eshaghian was given access to a leading gender reassignment clinic in Tehran and her film is an intimate and revealing film telling of the pressures that drive many young Iranians to extreme solutions.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)