in a scene from "Saving Face."
Lynn Chen and Michelle Krusiec in a scene from “Saving Face.”

A 10th anniversary screening of the romantic comedy/drama “Saving Face” will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. at the Japanese American National Museum, 100 N. Central Ave. in Little Tokyo.

Q&A with cast and crew moderated by Phil Yu (Angry Asian Man) follows the film. Reception with cash bar after the program at Far Bar.

A Manhattan surgeon (Michelle Krusiec) faces pressure from her mother (Joan Chen) to find a nice man and settle down. What the mother doesn’t realize is that her daughter is gay. The film looks at the surgeon’s struggle to find balance between career, romance, and family expectations.

Director Alice Wu, producer Teddy Zee, and cast members Krusiec, Lynn Chen, and Brian Yang will be present.

Cost: $8 for Visual Communications members, $8 for JANM members, $10 for non-members; $14 at the door. Purchase tickets at

Presented in partnership with Angry Asian Man and Visual Communications. For more info:

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