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Movies@ Albany Library-Joy Luck Club     Acknowledging Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Movies@ Albany Library-Joy Luck Club Acknowledging Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Synopsis:

Four older women, all Chinese immigrants living in San Francisco, meet regularly to play mahjong, eat, and tell stories. Each of these women has an adult Chinese-American daughter. The film reveals the hidden pasts of the older women and their daughters and how their lives are shaped by the clash of Chinese and American cultures as they strive to understand their family bonds and one another. 

Rating: R

Production Year: 1993

Runtime: 129 minutes

 

Date:
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time:
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Edith Stone Room
Library:
Albany Library
Audience:
  Adults     Older Adults  
Categories:
  Movies, Music, Performances  

The Library is wheelchair accessible. An ASL (American Sign Language) interpreter will be provided for this program if requested at least 7 days in advance. For assistance, please contact your library or accessibility@aclibrary.org.  Events subject to change or cancellation without prior notice.

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