Add this Event to Calendar 12/11/2019 02:00 PM 12/11/2019 05:00 PM Wednesday Film Matinee

THE FAREWELL

2019, 98 minutes, PG

Director:  Lulu Wang

Cast: Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Gil Perez-Abraham

Synopsis: Chinese-born, U.S.-raised Billi reluctantly returns to Changchun to find that, although the whole family knows their beloved matriarch, Nai-Nai, has been given mere weeks to live, everyone has decided not to tell Nai Nai herself. To assure her happiness, they gather under the joyful guise of an expedited wedding, uniting family members scattered among new homes abroad. As Billi navigates a minefield of family expectations and proprieties, she finds there's a lot to celebrate.

Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.

Main Library Community Room