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The Farewell

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Cast
Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin, Zhao Shuzhen, Lu Hong, Jiang Yongbo, Ines Laimins
Released
2019
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By telephone, student Billi tells her grandmother, "Don't worry about me, Nai Nai." (0:02)

By telephone, Nai Nai tells Billi, "I worry about you." (0:07)

Billi's uncle Haibin tells Billi, "It must be jet lag."
Nai Nai tells Billi, ”Don't worry.” (0:20)

Nai Nai tells Billi, "Must still be the jet lag." (0:30)

Her masseuse asks Billi's aunt Ling, "Have you been stressed lately?"
Auntie Ling tells Billi, referring to Nai Nai, ”If you tell her, you will ruin her good mood, right?” (0:34)

Billi’s father Haiyan’s cousin Yuping tells the others, "You guys don't have to worry." (0:40)

Nai Nai tells her younger sister Little Nai Nai, "There's nothing to worry about." (0:43)

Doctor Song tells Billi, referring to his grandmother, "She passed away a few months after she was diagnosed." (0:49)

Billi's mother Lu Jian tells Haiyan, "Your mother’s always telling me to take care of you, but if she gets you drunk herself, she doesn't worry about your health,"
Haiyan: ”Who's drunk? I'm not drunk.” (0:53)

Billi tells Lu Jian, referring to Nai Nai, "She should be resting or in a hospital, not stressing about a fake wedding."
Lu Jian: ”You know when my father died, I also very sad...” (0:53)

Family mourning in a cemetery (0:55)

Nai Nai tells Haiyan, referring to the grave of her deceased husband Ye Ye, "Don't get him cigarettes. He quit."
Haiyan: ”He didn’t quit.” (0:56)

Billi tells Lu Jian, "... I was confused and scared constantly because you never told me what was going on... and then Ye Ye died." (1:05)

Woman at wedding: "Stop worrying." (1:08)

Little Nai Nai tells Lu Jian, "You don't have to worry about me."
”See, you don't have to worry about me.” (1:16)

Billi tells Nai Nai, "I didn't tell you because I didn't want you to worry."
Nai Nai: ”I’m not worried.” (1:26)

Title: "Six years after her diagnosis Nai Nai is still with us." (1:32)