The Farewell

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Based on an actual lie.

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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Alternative Titles

不要告诉她, Bie Gao Su Ta, 别对她说, 告别婚礼, The Farewell - Una bugia buona, A Despedida, L'Adieu (The Farewell), Elveda, Прощання, Опроштај, 别告诉她, Прощание, Le mariage d'adieu, 페어웰, Jäähyväiset, 別告訴她, Kłamstewko, Malá lež, A búcsú, Сбогуването, הפרידה, Lời Từ Biệt, დამშვიდობება, フェアウェル, Rămas-bun, Oproštaj, Slovo, الوداع, กอดสุดท้าย คุณยายที่รัก

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