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Overview (3)

Born in Los Angeles County, California, USA
Birth NameChristopher R. Coppola
Nicknames Wolf
BikerChef

Mini Bio (1)

Christopher Coppola, President of PlasterCITY Productions Inc., has been a champion of and leader in digital media for over a decade. Since 1987, he has directed ten feature films, numerous television shows and developed and produced content for alternative distribution and interactive platforms. He has spoken at CES, NAB, SHOWWEST as well as many film festivals about the future of digital filmmaking. His production company is producing a slate low-budget feature films on which SFAI film students can intern and learn by working on set alongside professionals. In 2006, he created Project Accessible Hollywood (PAH), a non-profit digital film festival designed to reach the "everyday person." PAH educates people in the use of digital media while encouraging them to express themselves artistically. To date, over sixty digital media festivals, called PAH-FESTs, have been held across the U.S. and abroad. Christopher is the head of the film program and a tenure professor at the San Francisco Art Institute. As a California Arts Council councilman reappointed by Governor Jerry Brown to a second term, Christopher advocates for arts education in public schools and digital media literacy. He has been a member of the Directors Guild of America for 21 years.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Nona Haydon

Spouse (1)

Adrienne Stout (? - present) (1 child)

Trivia (8)

Middle brother of Nicolas Cage and Marc Coppola.
Grandson of Carmine Coppola and Italia Coppola.
Cousin of Gian-Carlo Coppola, Roman Coppola, Sofia Coppola and Jason Schwartzman, connected through marriage to Spike Jonze.
Great-grandson of Francesco Pennino.
Ex-brother-in-law of Patricia Arquette and Lisa Marie Presley.
Son of August Coppola and Joy Vogelsang.
Has a son with wife, Adrienne Stout.

Personal Quotes (4)

Five years from now this could be a Digital Mecca.
Art is like toothpaste without it your spirit decays.
I love smash cuts.
It's all in the stew.

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