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How to make a Sofia Coppola film

Our series of cheatsheets on aping a director’s style continues with the five things you need to know to make films like Sofia Coppola. From her use of colour to her tendency to trap her characters behind glass, we present the essential elements of The Virgin Suicides filmmaker. Coppola’s new film, The Beguiled, is released on 14 July 2017 and previewed at the BFI Southbank in London.

This video was written and edited by filmmaker Orla Mc Nelis. More on Orla’s work here.

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