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Tehran Unveiled

"Iranian Women Disobey These Rules Most Of The Time"

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Ghazal is an Iranian singer and filmmaker who is delicately negotiating the challenging cultural lines and laws which seek to determine how she sings and creates.

Tehran Unveiled profiles four bold and creative women who reveal how the Iranian government views their art and how oppressive restrictions curb self-expression. Their desire to follow their dreams surpasses their need for well-being, and as a result, these courageous women are risking their livelihoods to tell their stories and change the conversation about a "woman's place" in Islamic society, Iran, and the world.

About Tehran Unveiled

In a society that has historically held them back, these courageous women are risking their livelihood to tell their stories and change the conversation about a "women's place" in Islamic society, Iran, and the world.

Female Singer, Filmmaker Dealing With Oppression Iran Released on July 13, 2015