Late Yasmin Ahmad Wins Best Director At Asia Pacific Film Festival
The late Yasmin Ahmad won best director via her last film “Mualaf” at 54th Asia Pacific Film Festival (APFF) here Saturday night.
The award won by Yasmin was the only won by Malaysia at the film festival.
Yasmin died from brain haemorrhage in Damansara Specialist Hospital, Petaling Jaya on July 26 last year at age 51.
Malaysian Film Producers Association president Ahmad Puad Onah who led the country’s delegation said that it was the first such award won by Malaysia.