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Tale of an emotional farewell

September 21 - September 27, 2022
Gulf Weekly Tale of an emotional farewell

BAHRAIN CINEMA CLUB – Tonight at 7pm in Juffair.

Film: The Farewell

Director: Lulu Wang         

Duration: 1 hr 51 minutes

Cast: Shuzhen Zhao, Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin, Yongbo Jiang and Han Chen

Plot: Billi, a young Chinese American woman, learns that her beloved grandmother Nai Nai has cancer and only a few weeks left to live. She is further shocked to find out that her extended family has vowed to keep Nai Nai in the dark about her diagnosis and come up with the ruse of a wedding to gather to see her one last time. As the family comes together in Changchun, Billi struggles with the whole east meets west philosophies of how to live life.

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