Frances McDormand and director Chloe Zhao on the set of Nomadland. Photo: 20th Century Studios / TNS
Frances McDormand and director Chloe Zhao on the set of Nomadland. Photo: 20th Century Studios / TNS
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Letters | Chloé Zhao’s Oscars speech shows Chinese can transcend the limits of nationalism to hold universal values

  • The first Chinese woman to get the Academy’s nod for the directing award quoted from a Chinese classic in an appeal for people to recognise the goodness in one another.

Frances McDormand and director Chloe Zhao on the set of Nomadland. Photo: 20th Century Studios / TNS
Frances McDormand and director Chloe Zhao on the set of Nomadland. Photo: 20th Century Studios / TNS
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