The Wedding Banquet

6 Mar 1996

Director: Ang Lee

USA, Taiwan


108 min

Wai-Tung lives in New York with his long-term white lover Simon, but his parents, still in Taiwan yearn for grandchildren. He arranges a marriage of convenience with Green card seeking Wei-When and his parents announce they are coming for the wedding. Cultural chaos ensues. This film combines comedy with gay relationships, identity crisis and culture clash.