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‘Nomadland' Film Review: Frances McDormand Hits the Road in Quiet, Lyrical Drama

7 days ago   |   By The Wrap

Chloé Zhao's “Nomadland” is a tiny indie film on a huge scale, an intimate drama set against the vast spaces of the American West. It's also a typical production for the young Chinese-American director Zhao in that its cast is made up of non-actors playing themselves, or versions of themselves - except that at the center of the film is a two-time Oscar-winning actress whose very presence, you'd think, would upset the delicate balance that Zhao struck in her films “Songs My Brothers Taught Me” and “The Rider.”
Then again, Frances McDormand isn't your usual two-time Oscar-winning actress...
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‘Nomadland' Review: The Unsettled Americans

7 days ago   |   By NY Times

Frances McDormand hits the road in Chloé Zhao's intimate, expansive portrait of itinerant lives.
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