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For director Duncan Jones, making 'Warcraft' is a film about adventure, family in the wake of family tragedy

For director Duncan Jones, making 'Warcraft' is a film about adventure, family in the wake of family tragedy

Duncan Jones built a fantasy world filled with green Orcs, winged griffins and spell-casting wizards in his feature film “Warcraft.” But it is in crafting the touches of realism that the director really had to go to war.

Specifically, one of his biggest fights was over the casting of an interracial brother and sister, and if you know Jones’ family, you know that’s personal. 

“My family is very international,” Jones says tucked away in a red banquette in the Buchanan Arms, a Los Angeles pub. “My stepmom's from Somalia, my baby sister is African American, my dad was always English, I'm a white...

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