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The Farewell


Billi's (Awkwafina) family returns to China under the guise of a fake wedding to stealthily say goodbye to their beloved matriarch - the only person that doesn't know she only has a few weeks to live.


Critical Notes

"A funny, emotionally intricate and deeply moving tale of severed connections and renewed family ties." - Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal



Film Information

Director: Lulu Wang
Cast::  Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin 
Year: 2019
Runtime: 98 minutes 
Country: USA
Language: English, Mandarin w/EST
Distributor: Videoville Showtime
Ratings: ON NR / BC NR / AB NR / SK NR / MB NR / QC NR / Maritmes NR



DateCircuit CentreLocation
March 30, 2020Fort Erie Film Circuit
Fort Erie, ON
May 27, 2020Cinefest Durham
Oshawa Cineplex Odeon
Oshawa, ON

* Represents an approximate date. Please consult local listings.