Vernon Film Society

THE FAREWELL

Wednesday, September 4

Director: Lulu Wang
Cast:Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin
Year: 2019
Runtime: 98 minutes
Country: USA
Language: English, Mandarin with English subtitles
Rating: PG

Billi's (Awkwafina) family returns to China under the guise of a fake wedding to stealthily say goodbye to their beloved matriarch - the only person that doesn't know she only has a few weeks to live.

“This smart film deftly mixes comedy and tragedy, and manages to be heartfelt without being cloying or sentimental.” - Andy Graham, Detroit News

“It's a film that pulls off a quiet miracle: it breaks your heart, and leaves you happy.” - Moira Macdonald, Seattle Times

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