Matt Cooper interviews The Big Short director Adam McKay

Matt Cooper interviews The Big Short director Adam McKay
Adam McKay, director of The Big Short Picture: Jaap Buitendijk

Adapted from Michael Lewis's book, The Big Short earned two Oscar nominations

Adam McKay may not have been the most obvious candidate to direct the film version of The Big Short. The book by Michael Lewis is an outstanding detailing of one of the most important aspects of the financial crash of 2008 in the United States: the demise of the subprime mortgage market.

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