Foreign Film Series – The Wedding Banquet (Xi Yan)

Movie PosterTuesday, May 10 at 6:30pm A gay New Yorker stages a marriage of convenience with a young woman to satisfy his traditional Taiwanese family, but the wedding becomes a major inconvenience when his parents fly in for the ceremony. Director Ang Lee came to international prominence with this warm-hearted comedy, which centers on the farcical confusion that emerges from this deception.  (Mandarin with English Subtitles, 106 minutes)