Release Date:December 11,2012
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 explores cultural conflict and the relationships between mothers and daughters. The film is structured as a series of vignettes told from the perspectives of the different women.
Cast: Kieu Chinh (21, City of Angels) as Suyuan - The Mother Tsai Chin (Casino Royal, Memoirs of A Geisha) as Lindo - The Mother France Nuyen (Santa Barbara, South Pacific) as Ying-Ying - The Mother Lisa Lu (2012, The Last Mother) as An-Mei - The Mother Ming-Na (Mulan, TV’s “ER”) as June The Daughter (as Ming-Na Wen)