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140 Wins and 121 Nominations

Winner! Golden Lion for Best Film – Venice International Film Festival
Winner! People’s Choice Award for Best Film – Toronto International Film Festival
Winner! Best Film of the Year – National Society of Film Critics

National Board of Review (Top 10 Films)
IndieWire Critics Poll – Best Picture

4 Golden Globe Nominations — Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actress

Screen Actors Guild Awards Nomination — Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

5 Independents Spirit Award Nominations — Best Feature, Best Director, Best Ending, Best Female Lead, Best Cinematography

Certified Fresh with 95% on Rotten Tomatoes!

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. 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.

USA | Germany, 2020, 112 minutes, Rated R, Directed by Chloé Zhao

  • “Chloe Zhao, the Chinese-born director of this wondrous work of art (Oscar, please), joins with a never-better Frances McDormand and a cast of real-life nomads to capture what inspires the human urge to roam. It's a new American classic.”

    – Peter Travers, ABC NEWS
  • “A moving, majestically cinematic, poignantly thought-provoking, gorgeously contemplative portrait of outlier America.”

    – Neil Pond, PARADE MAGAZINE
  • “It's a profoundly moving, often unbearably beautiful piece of cinema that will nourish your mind and break your heart.”

    – Zhuo-Ning Su, AWARDS DAILY
  • “One of the best films you'll see this year: simple, elegant and beautiful, and built around a truly remarkable performance from Frances McDormand.”

    – Norman Wilner, NOW TORONTO
  • “An instant indie classic and one of the best films of 2020.”

    – Roger Moore, MOVIE NATION
  • “Chloé Zhao's incredible film finds beauty and humanity in the ruins of the Great Recession.”

    – Matt Goldberg, COLLIDER
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