Reel China program on Saturday
MARQUETTE – CineArts Films, a series devoted to foreign and independent films, presents its second annual Reel China, a program celebrating Chinese culture through food and film, at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Community Room of Peter White Public Library in Marquette.
The Northern Michigan University Chinese Organization will offer a short cultural program and serve Chinese snacks followed by the movie, “The Road Home.” Luo Yusheng returns to his childhood village from the city to bury his father. As he enlists help to carry out his mother’s wishes for a traditional burial for her husband, he learns the story of his parents’ romance, the first marriage in their village based on love rather than an arranged marriage.
In Mandarin and French with English subtitles. It’s 120 minutes in length. For more information, call 226-4309 or visit www.pwpl.info.