Saving Face (2004)

  • Drama, Romance, LGBTQ
  • 1h 31m
  • USA

The debut feature from writer-director Alice Wu is a romantic comedy about a daughter struggling to understand her mother’s heart — which ultimately allows her to understand her own. It is the story of unspoken loves, contemporary and cultural taboos, and the journey two women take to live their lives honestly.

Official Selection, 2004 Toronto International Film Festival


Alice Wu

Canadian Distributor

Mongrel Media


English, Mandarin, Shanghainese