Cary Fukunaga

Birthday:

07/10/1977

Place of birth:

Oakland, California, USA:

Biography:

Cary Fukunaga is an American film director, writer, and cinematographer. He is known for writing and directing the 2009 film "Sin Nombre", the 2011 film "Jane Eyre", and for directing and executive producing the first season of the HBO series "True Detective", for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series. He has received acclaim for the 2015 war drama "Beasts of No Nation", in which Fukunaga was writer, director, producer, and cinematographer. Fukunaga lives in New York City. Fukunaga has lived in France, Japan, and Mexico City. He is fluent in French and Spanish. He counts screenwriter Naomi Foner as a mentor. He has received several grants, including a USA Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship, the John H. Johnson Film Award / Princess Grace Foundation Fellowship, and a Katrin Cartlidge Foundation bursary.



Credits

Lovesong (2017)
Dean
It (2017)
Writer
Thumper (2017)
Executive Producer
Little Boxes (2017)
Executive Producer
Beasts of No Nation (2015)
Director of Photography
Beasts of No Nation (2015)
Director
Beasts of No Nation (2015)
Producer
Beasts of No Nation (2015)
Screenplay
Sleepwalking in the Rift (2012)
Director
Sleepwalking in the Rift (2012)
Producer
Jane Eyre (2011)
Director
Sin Nombre (2009)
Director
Sin Nombre (2009)
Screenplay
Sikumi (On The Ice) (2008)
Director of Photography
Victoria para Chino (2004)
Director