FILE - Chloe Zhao poses for a portrait to promote her film "Nomadland" during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah on Jan. 22, 2018.  (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP, File)
'Nomadland' filmmaker Chloe Zhao this year became the first Asian woman to win a Golden Globe for Best Director. AFP

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