As darkness falls a solitary motorcyclist rides through the far flung streets of Tehran. Purportedly on a mission of pest control, he is tormented by the ever present electromagnetic fields that daily raise his body temperature.
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Taboor draws you in with its imagery, mesmerizing with its hypnotic, slow, almost still, pace, as it unfolds the daily routine of a sickly old man in future Teheran. Not an easy film to sit through, but don't be put off, regard it as a mind-boggling riddle, a warning from beyond. Get into it and try to decipher its cryptic message.