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Chloé Zhao becomes first woman of color to win Oscars Best Director

Chloé Zhao made history on Sunday when she was awarded the Best Director Oscar for "Nomadland" — making her the first female of color and first Chinese American woman to win the prestigious prize in the Academy Awards' 93-year history to win.

Why it matters: Zhao's victory is a win for Asian American women in Hollywood, who are often overlooked for main character, producer and director roles.

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