Event | Film and Video Screenings "Crazy Rich Asians"

Date and Location

  • When: Wednesday, May 22, 2019

    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

  • Where: Thomas Jefferson Building - Coolidge Auditorium (LJG45A)

    10 1st Street SE, Washington, DC 20540

Part of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (202) 707-6362 or [email protected]

"Crazy Rich Asians" is a 2018 American romantic comedy film directed by Jon M. Chu, from a screenplay by Peter Chiarelli and Adele Lim, based on the 2013 novel of the same name by Kevin Kwan. The film stars Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, Awkwafina, Ken Jeong, and Michelle Yeoh. It follows a Chinese-American professor who travels to meet her boyfriend's family and is surprised to discover they are among the richest in Singapore.

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