Sofia Carmina Coppola (//// KOH-pə-ləKOH-pə-lə; born May 14, 1971) is an American screenwriter, director, producer and actress. She is the daughter of director, producer and screenwriter Francis Ford Coppola. In 2003, she received the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for the comedy-drama Lost in Translation, and became the third woman to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director. In 2010, with the drama Somewhere, she became the first American woman (and fourth American filmmaker) to win the Golden Lion, the top prize at the Venice Film Festival.
In 2017, Coppola directed The Beguiled, based on the Thomas P. Cullinan novel, starring Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning and Kirsten Dunst. The film premiered at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, where Coppola became the second woman (and the first American woman) in the festival's history to win the Best Director award.
Coppola married musician Thomas Mars on August 27, 2011 at Palazzo Margherita in Bernalda, Italy. They met while producing the soundtrack to The Virgin Suicides. They have two daughters: Romy (born November 28, 2006), whose name is a homage to Coppola's brother Roman, and Cosima (born May 2010).
- Some sources give May 12, per "Sofia Coppola Biography (1971-)". FilmReference.com. பார்த்த நாள் March 19, 2014.
- Silverstein, Melissa. "Sofia Coppola Wins Top Prize at Venice Film Festival". Women and Hollywood. பார்த்த நாள் September 12, 2010.
- CNN, Sandra Gonzalez. "Sofia Coppola is first woman to win Cannes director prize in 56 years". http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/29/entertainment/cannes-sofia-coppola/index.html. பார்த்த நாள்: 2017-05-30.
- Blumberg, Naomi. "Sofia Coppola | American director". Britannica.com. பார்த்த நாள் 2017-05-30.
- "Oscar-winner Sofia Coppola weds Thomas Mars in Italian town of her ancestors". Daily Mail (August 29, 2011).
- "Exclusive! Sofia Coppola Gives Birth!". E! Online (November 28, 2006). பார்த்த நாள் September 12, 2010.
- "People: Nicole Kidman, Sofia Coppola, Michael Richards". International Herald Tribune (March 29, 2009). பார்த்த நாள் August 27, 2012.