Following the economic collapse of a company town in rural Nevada, Fern (Frances McDormand) packs her van and sets off on the road exploring a life outside of conventional society as a modern-day nomad.
Beautiful, poetic and beguiling, this phenomenal drama picked up a well-deserved Oscar for Best Motion Picture and Best Directing for Chloé Zhao, and star Frances McDormand picked up the Oscar for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for her outstanding role.
The third feature film from director Chloé Zhao, ‘Nomadland’ features real nomads Linda May, Swankie and Bob Wells as Fern’s mentors and comrades in her exploration through the vast landscape of the American West.
Triple F-Rated Film – Directed by a woman, written by a woman and starring significant women in their own right.
Academy Awards (Oscars): 3 wins; 3 nominees
BAFTA: 4 wins; 3 nominees
Golden Globes: 2 wins; 2 nominees