[Full episode] Chloé Zhao, Weyni Mengesha, Ekow Nimako, Kemp Powers March 16, 2021

from q: The Podcast from CBC Radio· ·

Director Chloé Zhao talks about her critically acclaimed film Nomadland, in which Frances McDormand plays a woman travelling around the American West as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad. Theatre director Weyni Mengesha discusses the play Duchess! Duchess! Duchess!, about a fictional Duchess and Soon-to-be Duchess who meet for the first time to go over everything required to carry out the royal role. Artist Ekow Nimako explains how he uses black Lego to create incredible sculptures that represent new monuments for Black youth. Soul co-director and screenwriter Kemp Powers talks about some of the themes explored in the new Disney-Pixar film.



Director Chloé Zhao talks about her critically acclaimed film Nomadland, in which Frances McDormand plays a woman travelling around the American West as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad. Theatre director Weyni Mengesha discusses the play Duchess! Duchess! Duchess!, about a fictional Duchess and Soon-to-be Duchess who meet for the first time to go over everything required to carry out the royal role. Artist Ekow Nimako explains how he uses black Lego to create incredible sculptures that represent new monuments for Black youth. Soul co-director and screenwriter Kemp Powers talks about some of the themes explored in the new Disney-Pixar film.