After losing everything during the Great Recession, she embarks on a journey to the Western United States and lives like a modern homeless nomad.
Chlo Zhao Authors:
Jessica Bruder (based on the book), Chlo Zhao (written on screen) Stars:
Frances McDormand, David Strathairn, Linda May After the economic collapse of Nevada’s rural business city, Fern (Frances McDormand) packs up his van and goes to explore life outside of traditional society as a modern nomad. Director Chlo Zhao’s third film, NOMADLAND, shows real nomads Linda May, Swankie and Bob Wells as mentors and companions for Fern in search of a vast western landscape.