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Director
Yasmin Ahmad

Filmography
2002 Rabun/My Failing Eyesight
2004 Sepet/Chinese Eyes
2005 Voices at the Bottom of the Pyramid (doc.)
2005 Gubra/Anxiety
2006 Mukhsin

Biography
She was born in Johor, Malaysia in 1958 and studied Psychology in England. She is currently in advertising (Executive Creative Director, Leo Burnett Advertising Malaysia Sdn Bhd), an industry she has been in for the last 25 years. During those years, she started writing scripts and directing television commercials, which won her prizes both at home and abroad.Yasmin later used her newfound skills to make feature films. She has made four feature films and one documentary.

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My Failing Eyesight / Yasmin Ahmad

Pak Atan and Mak Inom are a retired couple in their 60s who are getting tired of the city.Having inherited her late father’s house in the village, Mak Inom jumps at the chance for them to live in the country again.Things seemed rosy for a while for the eccentric and openly affectionate couple – fresh air, lush greenery, kind country folks – but before long, events take an unexpected turn. Pak Atan and Mak Inom are now forced to re-assess their perception of both the country and the city.


Director:Yasmin Ahmad
Script:Yasmin Ahmad
Cinematography:Low Soon Keong
Editing:Affandi
Sound:Add Audio Sdn Bhd. Art Direction: Ujang & Odeng
Costumes:Nazir Jamaludin
With:M. Rajoli (Pak Atan), Kartina Aziz (Mak Inom), Rosie Rashid (Cik Nor), Irwan Iskandar (Yem), Nor Khiriah (Orked), Hafiz Ibrahim (Hafiz), Ho Yu Hang (Elvis)
Producer:Rosnah Mohd Kassim
Production:Grand Brilliance Sdn Bhd
Production Country:Malaysia
Format:DigiBeta, Color
Duration:90'
Production Year:2002
Screening Schedule
PAVLOS ZANNAS:Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 15:00
PAVLOS ZANNAS:Friday, November 23, 2007 - 11:00
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