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Yasmin Husseini

Yasmin is Archie’s first leading role in a feature film and was written by Oscar winner Simon Beaufoy. Extensive workshops were conducted in local muslim communities across the North of England. This hard-hitting, provocative film, and Archie’s powerful performance received superb reviews and several prestigious awards.

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This tough, stark drama is given an edge by Archie Panjabi’s riveting lead performance.”

– The Independent

A superb performance from Archie Panjabi… unmissably excellent.”

– The Observer

It  features a terrific central performance from Panjabi. Yasmin allows her to display the emotional range and depth of her talent.”

– Screen Daily

Archie Panjabi is fantastic; great dignity and beauty. She can change her face to grief and despair, all kinds of ways. Its a very powerful film, and deeply moving.”

– BBC News

“We must thank all involved in this superlative and utterly convincing production – and especially Archie Panjabi, whose funny, sad and touching performance will not only rocket her to instant stardom, but will have given all who witnessed it food for thought for many years to come.”

– Daily Mail