The Footcandle Film Society will be screening the film THE FAREWELL on Wednesday, September 11th and Thursday, September 12th at the Carolina Theater in Downtown Hickory. The showtime is 7:00pm on both evenings.
The screening is free to all current Footcandle Film Society members. All available seats will be sold to the public for $5.00 a ticket starting at 6:50pm, space permitting.
About the film: (Comedy/Drama) The film follows a Chinese family who, when they discover their beloved Grandmother has only a short while left to live, decide to keep her in the dark and schedule an impromptu wedding to gather before she passes. Billi, feeling like a fish out of water in her home country, struggles with the family's decision to hide the truth from her grandmother. The film currently has a 99% "Fresh" rating on RottenTomatoes.com, has won awards at prestigious film festivals, and is receiving acclaim for its portrayal of Chinese culture and family relationships.
This film is rated PG for brief language and thematic material.
Contact Footcandle Film Society:
Post Office Box 9123, Hickory, North Carolina 28603
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