LOCATION: Figge Art Museum's John Deere Auditorium
In conjunction with the Figge's exhibition Sporting Fashion: Outdoor Girls 1800 to 1960, the Figge Art Museum is presenting award-winning, ground-breaking, women-directed, feature-length films to celebrate the cinematic achievements of women.
May's film is The Farewell - Directed by Lulu Wang. The Farewell (2019) A Chinese family learns that their grandmother has only a short time to live, so they schedule a wedding for all to gather before she dies. Based on an actual lie.
- Independent Spirit Awards: Best Film, Best Supporting Actress
- Golden Globe Awards: Best Film, Best Actress
- Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize Nominee: Best Director
This film is FREE and open to the public!
Programs and free admission for Thursdays at the Figge is sponsored by Chris and Mary Rayburn