Francis Coppola

Francis Coppola

Cowrote and directed 'The Godfather' (1972)
I wanted to be a film student again, as a man in my 60s. To go someplace alone and see what you can cook up, with non-existent budgets. I didn't want to be surrounded by comforts and colleagues, which you have when when you're a big time director. I wanted to write personal works. /film/ Francis Coppola quotes

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