— by Jake Coyle: What’s it like to be an international film festival sensation without hardly leaving your home? Like most things during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s surreal.

Except for trips to the editing room, director Chloe Zhao has mostly stayed at the Ojai, California, home she shares with three chickens and two dogs, even as her film, “Nomadland,” has won raves around the globe…

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