The Farewell(Movie, 2019)

| 1h 38min | Genres: Comedy, Drama
The FarewellRating: 4.4/5 (with 3 votes)
The Farewell is a 2019 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Lulu Wang. The film stars Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin, Zhao Shuzhen, Lu Hong, and Jiang Yongbo and follows a family who, upon learning their grandmother has only a short while left to live, decide not to tell her and schedule a family gathering before she passes. The film was screened in the U.S. Dramatic Competition section at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival and was theatrically released in the United States on July 12, 2019, by A24. ()
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About The Farewell

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

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Trailer for The Farewell + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

THE FAREWELL | Official Trailer HD | A24(Trailer, 2:31)

Additional Information

Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Translated into 4 languages: English (EN), French (FR), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/12/2019
Cast: Awkwafina
Director: Lulu Wang
Producer: Peter Saraf, Marc Turtletaub, Chris Weitz, Lulu Wang
Screenwriter: Lulu Wang
Keywords: woman director

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:309088, Added: 11/30/2018, Last updated: 07/19/2019