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Since I saw last year’s terrific The Farewell, I’m keen for Chinese-American movies. Lucky Grandma, set in New York’s vibrant Chinatown, is a quirky hybrid – it begins as a biting comedy, gets waylaid by unnecessary violence, then saves itself with self-sacrifice. Young femme director/co-writer Sasie Sealy delivers an exciting feature debut that does indeed bear resemblance to the work of our shared favorite filmmaker, Bong Joon Ho (Snowpiercer 2013, Parasite 2019). Recent widow 80-year old Grandma Wong (the celebrated Tsai Chin) is a bitter, chain-smoking curmudgeon, who is determined to