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New Iranian Film Openly Discusses Transsexuality
"One of the many astonishing paradoxes about life in the Islamic republic is that transsexuality has been legal since a fatwa was issued in 1987 by the late Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini." It's still very much a taboo subject, though, which makes Facing Mirrors, about a young woman who wants to become a man, a daring project. The Guardian (UK) 11/02/12
Posted November 7, 2012 12:50 AM

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