Lulu Wang

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Lulu Wang’s movie “ The Farewell ,” is, as advertised on the screen before the story even begins, “Based on an actual lie.”

Revisiting filmmaker Lulu Wang on making the very personal ‘The Farewell’

Lulu Wang’s movie “ The Farewell ,” is, as advertised on the screen before the story even begins, “Based on an actual lie.”

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You’re old and you have an incurable disease. Do you want to know about it or live your last days happily unaware?

'The Farewell': hiding a loved one's health, negotiating two cultures

You’re old and you have an incurable disease. Do you want to know about it or live your last days happily unaware?

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Director Lulu Wang brings humor to a sobering family situation in "The Farewell".

Lulu Wang: "The Farewell’’

Director Lulu Wang brings humor to a sobering family situation in "The Farewell".

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