Chloé Zhao (Chloé Zhao) is now one of the filmmakers who can best portray the United States. My brother taught me the song His debut Nomadic land after Rider The director immersed us in the deepest and most obscure America, recording its terrain and the wounds of its residents in a poetic way.
Interestingly, Zhao was born Beijing China, In the privileged family of the regime. This allowed him to continue his research on film. New York University And his training and the first movie have been released in the United States.
Zhao’s victory in the 2021 Oscar for best director is not an isolated case. In the past ten years, nine of the ten winners in this category were not born in the United States. Bong Joon Ho Director who was famous in Korea for history Parasites
Two years ago, two Mexicans won the Best Director Statue Award: Guillermo del Toro (Shape of water) ÿ Alfonso Cuaron (Rome), The person who won the award for the second time after winning the award for Space Odyssey in 2013 gravity. Also in 2014 and 2015, Alejandro Iñárritu His movies are among the best in the category Birdman ÿ Desperadoes.
The decade that was co-founded by British and Australian people began a very international era Tom Hopper Best director with his Oscar The speech of the king (2010), and closely chasing France Michel Hazanavicius (artist, 2011) And Taiwanese Li Ang (Pi’s life, 2012).
Therefore, in the past 10 years, only one film producer who won the best director at the Oscars was born in the United States. Damien Chazelle, Winners of the award in 2016 La la land. Please note that because Chazell has dual citizenship of the United States and France.