Roman Coppola is a director, screenwriter, producer, and inventor. In addition to writing, directing and producing feature films CQ and A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan
III, Coppola has played an integral part in many other film projects, including second unit work, producing, and cowriting with frequent collaborators Sofia Coppola on such projects as
On the Rocks, Marie Antoinette, Lost in Translation, Somewhere, The Virgin Suicides and with Wes Anderson on projects including Asteroid
City, The French Dispatch, Isle of Dogs, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Fantastic Mr. Fox, The Darjeeling Limited, The Life Aquatic with Steve
Zissou and Moonrise Kingdom, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay.
Coppola is also president of pioneering independent production company American Zoetrope, earning him producing credits on the aforementioned Sofia Coppola projects, as well as many other films
including Walter Salles’ Cannes Palme d’Or nominated On the Road. In addition to feature film work, Coppola is the founder and owner of award- winning commercial and music video
production company The Directors Bureau. Through The Directors Bureau, Coppola has directed countless iconic music videos for the likes of Sir Paul McCartney, Daft Punk, Air, The Strokes and
Phoenix. For the now-legendary Fatboy Slim Praise You video, Coppola has 3 MTV VMAs, and his stream-of-consciousness video for Phoenix’s Funky Squaredance now lives in the
permanent collection at the MoMa. Coppola is also no stranger to television, winning a Golden Globe Award as co- creator of Mozart in the Jungle. Additionally, Coppola has directed
numerous television specials including The Strokes: MTV $2 Bill, the Emmy-nominated A Very Murray Christmas, Arcade Fire’s Saturday Night Live special Here Comes the Night
Time, and Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special. As an inventor, Coppola has many creations under his belt including an inflatable film enclosure Photobubble, colorful
high-quality tote bags from Pacific Tote Company, and a streamlined communication app close to release. Recently, Coppola also launched a revolutionary blockchain-based film community known as
Decentralized Pictures. Most recently, Coppola has wrapped production as second-unit director on Francis Ford Coppola’s Megalopolis and as executive producer on Sofia Coppola’s upcoming
Priscilla, in theaters everywhere November 3, 2023.