Waiting to be able to see Megalopolis at the cinema, its director, Francis Ford Coppola, has opened his first Instagram account to tell the background.
Filming of Megalopolisthe blockbuster written and directed by Francis Ford Coppolaended a few weeks ago and, while waiting to see the film at the cinema, its director thought about open his first Instagram account to tell behind the scenes of the film and pay homage to the cast of performers who worked on its creation.
Francis Ford Coppola arrives on Instagram and pays tribute to Megalopolis in his first post!
Despite the delays and complex production, the filming of Megalopolis ended on April 1 and the 84-year-old director wanted to explain to Deadline that, despite the rumors that have been circulating, there were no tensions of any kind on the film set. His latest work is a $ 120 million blockbuster, the story of which revolves around a New York architect who cultivates the dream of building a new version of the Big Apple, since the city has been destroyed.
A very rich cast of names has given life to the latest film by the director of some of the greatest successes in the history of cinema: we will find, in fact, Adam Drive, Nathalie Emmanuel, Forest Whitaker, Laurence Fishburne, Jon Voight, Talia Shire, Shia LaBeouf, Jason Schwartzman, Giancarlo Esposito e Dustin Hoffman. To tell details and anecdotes about the film just made, an authentic behind-the-scenes look at the director, Francis Ford Coppola landed on Instagram, opening his first official account and promising his fans to reveal “like a grandfather ready to tell a story” the background of one of the most important films of his career. Here is what the director wrote in his first published post:
“I have officially entered the world of social media. My hope is to offer you a glimpse into my private life and my journey in making the most interesting film of my career, Megalopolis. One of life’s greatest surprises is when you catch yourself to be old. But there is a sweet comfort that comes with it, as everyone loves the stories and adventures of long ago told by grandfather.”
Therefore, waiting to be able to enjoy his latest effort at the cinema – Coppola hasn’t found a distribution partner yet – we can enjoy a great director’s tales of one of his most beloved works.