Author: Massoud Schirazi

Still from the animated film "Tehran Taboo" by German-Iranian director Ali Soozandeh (copyright: Ali Soozandeh)

Ali Soozandeh's film "Tehran Taboo"

Nothing but taboos

Iranian female students (photo: Massoud Schirazi)

The University of Tehran


Winds of change blowing over the campus

Young people in Darband, northern Tehran (photo: Massoud Schirazi)

Iranian cinema

Shining a light on inner conflicts

Shahram Nazeri (source: MEHR)

Iranian musician Shahram Nazeri


The Persian nightingale and the flowers of hope