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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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Directed by

Lulu Wang

Written by

Lulu Wang (Screenplay)

Runtime

100 minutes

Country

United States of America, China

Language

English

Tagline

Based on an actual lie.

Cast

Keywords

woman director family relationships wedding grandmother chinese american family reunion lung cancer ethical dilemma family gathering

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