Christian Coppola is a 24-year-old filmmaker who happens to be a distant relative of the Francis Ford Coppola family — but he wants very much to succeed on his own merits.
What does Christian Coppola do?
Meet Christian Coppola, the Young Director and Fashion World Darling Making “Really Chaotic Operas” With a new trilogy inspired by avant-garde Danish cinema, Coppola enters the (distant) family business.
Where is Christian Coppola from?
Christian Coppola is an LA-based filmmaker and photographer with a number of short films already under his belt.
Is Nicolas Cage part of the Coppola family?
Through his father, he is a nephew of director Francis Ford Coppola and of actress Talia Shire, and a cousin of directors Roman Coppola and Sofia Coppola, film producer Gian-Carlo Coppola, and actors Robert and Jason Schwartzman.
Nicolas Cage’s original name was Nicholas Kim Coppola. He is a nephew of motion-picture director Francis Ford Coppola. Cage, wanting to differentiate himself from his uncle, began using the last name Cage.
Why did Coppola stop making movies?
He said: That’s why I ended my career: I decided I didn’t want to make what you could call “factory movies” anymore. I would rather just experiment with the form, and see what I could do, and [make things] that came out of my own.