Nomadland (2020)

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After losing everything in the Great Recession, a woman embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

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.

Nomadland Review

March 14, 2021 by Mark McPherson

Nomadland depicts a twilight of the American dream. Independence amid such tough times is so hard to maintain that trying to make your own way feels like a lonely journey. The character of Fern (Frances McDormand) is one such person who seems like she needs others. Her hometown has gone...Read more