Henry O and Vida Ghahremani in A Thousand Years of Good Prayers, directed By Wayne Wang. Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.


A Thousand Years of Good Prayers

Tuesday, February 14, 1:30 p.m.

About the Program

Retired widower Shi travels to the United States from China to mend his relationship with his estranged daughter, Yilan. After he arrives, Shi befriends an Arab American mother who identifies with his feelings of isolation and culture shock.

Directed by Wayne Wang. (2007, 83 min. No MPAA rating. In English, Mandarin, and Farsi with English subtitles.)

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