Cary Fukunaga Wanted to Be a Snowboarder

Here's The Thing with Alec Baldwin show

Summary: <p>Director Cary Fukunaga was born half-Japanese, half-Swedish. His works travel wide cultural distances, as well. He's told an immigrant story (<em>Sin Nombre), </em>created authentic British period drama (<em>Jane Eyre),</em> and explored gothic noir (<em>True Detective). </em>His latest film, <em>Beasts of No Nation</em>, travels to<em> </em>an African country of no name. And while he's got a great eye for the specifics of his locations, Fukunaga also studies the emotional landscapes of complicated characters. He tells host Alec Baldwin that he enjoys the conflict between the appearance of normalcy and a darker underlying reality.</p> <p>WNYC wants to get to know you better! Take <a href="">our survey</a></p>