Training Ground
Roman Coppola confirmed for FEST - Training Ground 2018
23.03.2018

We are so very excited to bring you these news:
Roman Coppola is coming to FEST -  Training Ground. 

The Screenwriter, Director and Producer is notably known for co-writing alongside Wes Anderson, on Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom (2012)" which got them nominated for an Academy Award, a Writers Guild of America Award and a BAFTA for Best Original Screenplay.

He co-wrote and produced "The Darjeeling Limited" (2012) and more recently co-wrote 2017's "Isle of Dogs", both also directed by Wes Anderson. His most recent feature as director and writer was "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III" (2012), starring Charlie Sheen, Bill Murray, and Jason Schwartzman.

Mr. Coppola grew up in the world of film making, and has developed his directing skills by working in multiple capacities – from sound recordist to cinematographer, from writer and producer, to inventor. In his Masterclass, Roman Coppola will approach his work and life in film.

Roman Coppola thus joins the batch of confirmed speakers for this year's edition of FEST - Training Ground are Eddy Joseph - Sound Editor  "The Wall" (1982), "Corpse Bride" (2005); Gareth Wiley -Producer "Vicky Cristina Barcelona" (2008); "Match Point" (2005); Jessie Auritt Director, Producer, Editor "Supergirl" (2016), "The Birdman" (2013); Paul Miller - Producer "Prozac Nation" (2001), "Snow Angels" (2007); Tim Corrie - Talent Agent Deputy Chairman of BAFTA, Founder of United Agents


Registrations for FEST - Training Ground are open until the 31st of May
Register now to book your place in one of World's biggest learning forums in film, with prices starting at 69.99€

To discover everything FEST - Training Ground has to offer, we suggest you keep track of how the experts panel is developing here and take a peek in the About page in our website for a more in-depth view.

To get a better picture of what the event looks like have a look at the FEST - Training Ground video here.