Director: Lulu Wang
Cast: Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin, Shuzhen Zhao, Hong Lu, Yongbo Jiang
Genre: comedy, drama
Runtime: 100 min.
A Chinese family discovers their grandmother has only a short while left to live and decide to keep her in the dark, scheduling a wedding to gather before she dies.
Release date in Russia October 17.
Awards & Festivals:
Palm Springs International Film Festival – Directors to Watch
Sundance Film Festival – participation
Sundance Film Festival: London – Audience Favourite
Heartland Film – Truly Moving Picture Award
Cinetopia Film Festival – Audience Award (U.S. Narrative)
Atlanta Film Festival – Audience Award (Feature Film)
BAFTA nomination – Best Film not in the English language
Golden Globe Award – Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy)
Independent Spirit Awards – Best Feature, Best Supporting Female
San Francisco International Film Festival – participation
Seattle International Film Festival – participation
Melbourne International Film Festival – participation
Galway Film Fleadh – participation