Kunhardt is an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker. Past films include HBO’s King In The Wilderness, The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee, Becoming Warren Buffett, Jim: The James Foley Story and Living With Lincoln. McCain is Kunhardt’s ninth HBO documentary. He is a graduate of Skidmore College and the Institute of Culinary Education. He lives in Chappaqua, New York with his wife, Sarah.