Event: Victoria Canada China Friendship Association
Dinner Meeting Sunday, November 24, 2019 Location: Island Wok Restaurant, 801 Vernon Avenue Topic: Movie, “The Farewell”
We will be showing the movie, “The Farewell”. The Farewell is a 2019 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Lulu Wang. (Wikipedia) 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. (Rotten Tomatoes) Rating: PG Genre: Comedy, Drama Runtime: 98 minutes Rotten Tomatoes rating: 99% Location: Island Wok Restaurant 801 Vernon Avenue, Saanich Plaza
Please arrive by 5:45pm. Dinner starts at 6pm. The movie will start at 6:15pm and will play during dinner. $22 for members and $30 for non-members. Cash or cheque only please. Please no abbreviations on the cheques.
RSVP: by Wednesday, November 20, 2019. Please email Carol Charlebois at: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 250-882-5820.