The Farewell Poster

(I) (2019)

Awards

BAFTA Awards 2020

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film Not in the English Language
Lulu Wang
Daniele Tate Melia

AACTA International Awards 2020

Nominee
AACTA International Award
Best Lead Actress
Awkwafina

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards 2020

Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Intergenerational Film
Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Foreign Film
U.S.
Best Movie for Grownups

AFI Awards, USA 2020

Winner
AFI Award
Movie of the Year

THE FAREWELL embraces a clash of cultures in a modern family to celebrate the universal nature of ... More

THE FAREWELL embraces a clash of cultures in a modern family to celebrate the universal nature of our human experience. Writer/director Lulu Wang finds a rich vein of humor in the dark mines of mortality, a rare feat illuminated by the sparkling star turn of Awkwafina, whose performance looks to the future as a bond between East and West, comedy and drama, and generations young and old.


African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2019

Nominee
AAFCA Award
Best Picture
9th place

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2020

Winner
EDA Special Mention Award
Actress Defying Age and Ageism
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
EDA Award
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Breakthrough Performance
Awkwafina
Best Woman Director
Lulu Wang
Best Woman Screenwriter
Lulu Wang

American Cinema Editors, USA 2020

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Comedy
Michael Taylor
Matt Friedman

Atlanta Film Festival 2019

Winner
Audience Award
Feature Film
Lulu Wang

Austin Film Critics Association 2020

Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Film
6th place
Nominee
Breakthrough Artist Award
Lulu Wang
Awkwafina

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2020

Nominee
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Awkwafina
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Shuzhen Zhao

Blue Ribbon Awards 2021

Nominee
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Lulu Wang

Boston Online Film Critics Association 2019

Nominee
BOFCA Award
Best Film
9th place

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2020

Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Comedy

Bruin Film Society Awards 2020

Nominee
BFS Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

Canada China International Film Festival 2020

Winner
Jury Prize
Best Feature Film

Casting Society of America, USA 2020

Nominee
Artios Award
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Studio or Independent Feature - Comedy
Leslie Woo

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2019

Winner
Milos Stehlik Award
Most Promising Filmmaker
Lulu Wang
Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Actress
Awkwafina

Chicago Indie Critics Awards (CIC) 2020

Winner
CIC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
CIC Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Director
Lulu Wang
Best Independent Film
Anita Gou
Daniele Tate Melia
Andrew Miano
Peter Saraf
Marc Turtletaub
Chris Weitz
Jane Zheng
Lulu Wang
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Chlotrudis Awards 2020

Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Performance by an Ensemble Cast
Best Director
Lulu Wang
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Cinetopia Film Festival 2019

Winner
Audience Award
U.S. Narrative
Lulu Wang

CinEuphoria Awards 2021

Winner
CinEuphoria
Best Supporting Actress - International Competition
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
CinEuphoria
Best Actress - International Competition
Awkwafina
Best Ensemble - International Competition
Awkwafina
Han Chen
Yongbo Jiang
Diana Lin
Hong Lu
Tzi Ma
Aoi Mizuhara
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Director - International Competition
Lulu Wang
Best Original Music - International Competition
Alex Weston

Columbus Film Critics Association 2020

Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Film
6th place
Breakthrough Film Artist
Lulu Wang

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2019

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
8th place
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Tied with Lupita Nyong'o for Us (2019) in 5th place
Best Foreign Language Film
3rd place

Danish Film Awards (Robert) 2021

Nominee
Robert
Best Non-English Language Film (Årets ikke-engelsksprogede film)
Lulu Wang

Denver Film Critics Society 2020

Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Comedy Film
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Foreign Language Film

Detroit Film Critics Society Awards 2019

Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Ensemble
Breakthrough
Lulu Wang

DiscussingFilm Critics Awards 2019

Winner
Jury Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
Jury Award
Best Motion Picture
Best Director
Lulu Wang
Best Film Actress
Awkwafina

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards 2019

Nominee
DFCC
Best Actress
Awkwafina
8th place
Best Screenplay
Lulu Wang
7th place

Faro Island Film Festival 2020

Winner
Golden Carp Film Award - Chinese
Best Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Nominee
Golden Carp Film Award - Chinese
Best Achievement in Directing
Lulu Wang
Best Ensemble Performance
Awkwafina
Tzi Ma
Diana Lin
Shuzhen Zhao
Hong Lu
Yongbo Jiang
Han Chen
Aoi Mizuhara
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Lulu Wang
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Awkwafina
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Shuzhen Zhao

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2020

Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Feature
Anita Gou
Daniele Tate Melia
Andrew Miano
Peter Saraf
Marc Turtletaub
Lulu Wang
Chris Weitz
Jane Zheng

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2019

Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Ensemble
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Foreign Language Film
Nominee
Pauline Kael Breakout Award
Lulu Wang

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics 2020

Nominee
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actress
Awkwafina
Film Performance of the Year - Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Foreign Language Film of the Year

Galway Film Fleadh 2019

Nominee
Feature Film Award
Best International Film
Lulu Wang

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA) 2020

Nominee
Breakthrough Award
Awkwafina
For Jumanji: The Next Level and Paradise Hills
Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Picture
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Foreign Film

Gold Derby Awards 2020

Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Motion Picture
Lulu Wang
Daniele Tate Melia
Marc Turtletaub
Peter Saraf
Andrew Miano
Chris Weitz
Jane Zheng
Anita Gou
Lead Actress
Awkwafina
Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Breakthrough Performer
Shuzhen Zhao

Golden Globes, USA 2020

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Awkwafina
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language

Golden Schmoes Awards 2019

Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Actress of the Year
Awkwafina
Breakthrough Performance of the Year
Awkwafina

Gotham Awards 2019

Winner
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Nominee
Audience Award
Lulu Wang
Daniele Tate Melia
Marc Turtletaub
Peter Saraf
Andrew Miano
Chris Weitz
Jane Zheng
Anita Gou
Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Feature
Lulu Wang
Daniele Tate Melia
Marc Turtletaub
Peter Saraf
Andrew Miano
Chris Weitz
Jane Zheng
Anita Gou
Best Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Greater Western New York Film Critics Association Awards 2019

Winner
GWNYFCA Award
Breakthrough Performance
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
GWNYFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Foreign Film
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Guild of Music Supervisors Awards 2020

Nominee
GMS Award
Best Music Supervision for Film Budgeted Under 5 Million Dollars
Susan Jacobs
Dylan Neely

Hawaii Film Critics Society 2020

Winner
HFCS Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina

Heartland Film 2019

Winner
Truly Moving Picture Award
Lulu Wang (director)
A24 (distributor)

Hochi Film Awards 2020

Nominee
Hochi Film Award
Best Foreign Film
Lulu Wang

Hollywood Critics Association 2020

Winner
HCA Award
Best Independent Film
Tied with Waves (2019)
Nominee
HCA Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Female Director
Lulu Wang
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Foreign Language Film

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2020

Winner
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Lulu Wang
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Humanitas Prize 2020

Nominee
Humanitas Prize
Comedy Feature Film
Lulu Wang

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US 2019

Nominee
IFJA Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2019

Nominee
ICP Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Director
Lulu Wang
Best Film
Best Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Foreign Language Film
Best Lead Actress
Awkwafina

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2020

Nominee
INOCA
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2019

Nominee
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Tied with Laura Dern for Marriage Story (2019) in second place.

Latino Entertainment Journalists Association Film Awards 2020

Winner
LEJA Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Awkwafina
Nominee
LEJA Award
Best Picture
Jane Zheng
Chris Weitz
Lulu Wang
Marc Turtletaub
Peter Saraf
Andrew Miano
Daniele Tate Melia
Anita Gou
Best Achievement in Directing
Lulu Wang
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2019

Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

Music City Film Critics' Association Awards 2020

Nominee
MCFCA Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

National Board of Review, USA 2019

Winner
NBR Award
Top Ten Independent Films

New York Film Critics, Online 2019

Winner
NYFCO Award
Top Films of the Year

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2020

Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang

North Dakota Film Society 2020

Nominee
NDFS Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

North Texas Film Critics Association, US 2019

Winner
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
NTFCA Award
Best Picture
4th place
Best Actress
Awkwafina
4th place
Best Director
Lulu Wang
5th place

Odyssey Awards 2019

Winner
Odyssey Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Nominee
Odyssey Award
Best Lead Actress
Awkwafina
Best Support Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Breakthrough Star
Awkwafina
Best Director
Lulu Wang
Breakthrough Director
Lulu Wang
Best Film
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards 2019

Nominee
OFCC Award
Best Foreign Language Film

Online Association of Female Film Critics 2019

Winner
OAFFC Award
Breakthrough Filmmaker
Lulu Wang
Nominee
OAFFC Award
Best Director
Lulu Wang
Best Female Lead
Awkwafina
Best Film
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang
Best Supporting Female
Shuzhen Zhao

Online Film & Television Association 2020

Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Breakthrough Performance: Female
Awkwafina
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Tied with Florence Pugh for Little Women (2019) in second place.
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Lulu Wang
Best Foreign Language Film
United States. Tied with Pain and Glory (2019) in second place.
Best Picture
Daniele Tate Melia
Peter Saraf
Marc Turtletaub
Andrew Miano
Chris Weitz
Jane Zheng
Lulu Wang
Anita Gou

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2020

Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2019

Winner
Directors to Watch
Lulu Wang

Phoenix Critics Circle 2019

Nominee
PCC Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Foreign Language Film
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2019

Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Foreign Language Film

San Francisco Bay Area Film Critics Circle 2019

Nominee
SFBAFCC Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Original Screenplay
Lulu Wang

Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2020

Winner
Virtuoso Award
Awkwafina

Satellite Awards 2019

Winner
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Awkwafina
Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Best Screenplay, Original
Lulu Wang

Seattle Film Critics Society 2020

Nominee
SFCS Award
Best Actress
Awkwafina
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2019

Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
8th place

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2019

Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Comedy Film

Stockholm Film Festival 2019

Nominee
Impact Award
Lulu Wang

Sundance Film Festival 2019

Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Dramatic
Lulu Wang

Sundance Film Festival: London 2019

Winner
Audience Favourite
Lulu Wang

Turkish Film Critics Association (SIYAD) Awards 2020

Nominee
SIYAD Award
Best Foreign Film
12th Place

Valladolid International Film Festival 2019

Winner
Youth Jury Award
Best Film
Lulu Wang
Nominee
Golden Spike
Best Film
Lulu Wang

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2019

Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Foreign Language Film

VC FilmFest - Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2019

Winner
Audience Award
Narrative Feature
Lulu Wang

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2019

Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shuzhen Zhao
Best Actress
Awkwafina

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2019

Nominee
WFCC Award
Best Movie About Women
Best Movie by a Woman
Best Woman Storyteller
Lulu Wang

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