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Chloe Zhao Makes Oscars History As First Asian Woman Best Director

Chloe Zhao Makes Oscars History As First Asian Woman Best Director

Chinese-born filmmaker Chloe Zhao, who told the story of financially stretched van dwellers in the U.S. recession-era tale “Nomadland,” on Sunday became the first Asian woman and second woman ever to win best director at the Academy Awards. It was the first Oscar for Zhao, 39, who featured real-life nomads alongside actress Frances McDormand to […]