I Am a Sex Addict (2005): Caveh Zahedi’s Semi-Autobiographical Comedy

Caveh Zahedi wrote and directed I Am a Sex Addict, a semi-autobiographical comedy.

Presented in semi-documentary style, the tale chronicles Zahedi’s own sex addiction and its impact on his life, relationships, and filmmaking.

His addiction was manifes in visiting prostitutes, and talking candidly about it with his partners.

World premiering at the Rotterdam Film Fest, the movie received limited release by IFC Films, and then aired on The Movie Channel and Showtime.