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Yasmin Ahmad (1958–2009)

Yasmin Ahmad was born on January 7, 1958 in Bukit Treh, Muar, Johor, Malaysia. She was a director and writer, known for Chinese Eye (2004), Mukhsin (2006) and Talentime (2009). She died on July 25, 2009 in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. See full bio »


(age 51) in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

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Chinese Eye
Chinese Eye Director
Mukhsin Director
Talentime Director
Gubra Director


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 2009 15Malaysia (Documentary)
 2009 Talentime
 2008/I The Convert
 2006 Mukhsin
 2006 Gubra
 2004 Chinese Eye
 2003 My Failing Eyesight (TV Movie)
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Petronas Aidilfitri TV commercial: Burung Murai (Magpie)

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She started out as a copywriter. Subsequently, she became the creative director for an ad agency. She became known for sentimental TV ads that focused on family and religious celebrations uniting the ethnic Chinese and Indian minorities in Malaysia with the Malay Muslim majority. See more »

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