Yasmin Ahmad (I) (1958–2009)

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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), Talentime (2009) and The Convert (2008). 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 Director
Talentime Director
The Convert Director
Gubra Director


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 2009 15Malaysia (Documentary)
 2009 Talentime
 2008/I The Convert
 2008 Here in My Home (Video short)
 2006 Mukhsin
 2006 Gubra
 2004 Chinese Eye
 2003 My Failing Eyesight (TV Movie)
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Yasmin the Storyteller

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Her films explored romance between members of different ethnic groups and religions, touching on the issues of parental abandonment, AIDS and gender discrimination, against the backdrop of Malaysia's ethnic diversity. See more »

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