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Sofia Coppola

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10. Sofia Coppola makes movies with a strong female point of view

It’s no surprise that Lost in Translation earned director, Sofia Coppola, an Oscar for the screenplay she penned. Her films, like Marie Antoinette and The Bling Ring, are always personal and brutally honest. We also get a strong sense of who Sofia Coppola is as a filmmaker by the risks she takes.

About her approach to filmmaking, Coppola said, “I try to just make what I want to make or what I would want to see. I try not to think about the audience too much.”