The Chinese filmmaker Chloé Zhao won the Oscar for Best Director this week, for her work on Nomadland. She spoke to RTÉ Arena about the people, the nomads, who inspired the film - listen above.

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Nomadland will be released on Disney Plus this Friday, April 30th. Tune into to RTÉ Arena live nightly from Mon-Fri on RTÉ Radio 1 from 7pm - or listen back here.