After Love

Joanna Scanlan: ‘I’ve usually done comedy but I’ve never felt that’s me’

By David Jenkins

The great comedy actor explains how she played it straight for Aleem Khan’s moving debut feature After Love.

After Love

By Leila Latif

Joanna Scanlan’s Islamic convert goes on a literal and metaphorical journey following the death of her husband.

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After Love – first-look review

By Leila Latif

Joanna Scanlan plays a Muslim convert who discovers a secret about her husband in Aleem Khan’s moving drama.

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