2012 - We met James while walking around the East Village. Video by Francesca Coppola and Matthew C. Levy.
James on Hurricane SandyTuesday, 13 November 2012 11:04 By Matthew C. Levy and Francesca Coppola , SpeakOut | Video
Originally from Milan, Italy, Francesca Coppola holds a BA from The School of Visual Arts of New York City. She has directed several short films and spec commercials for clients as Orange and Groupon among others. Her short film The Smoker was finalist at the Columbia Undergraduate Film Festival and at the Georgia Film Festival. Flamingos, her thesis film won the prize for Outstanding Short Film at the Dusty’s Film Festival and is currently being showcased in festivals in Europe and the US. In the past five years she has worked with many successful professionals in the industry, including Lee Daniels, Harvey Weinstein, Robert De Niro and Antonio Campos.
Matthew holds a BA from the School of Visual Arts of New York City. He worked as the assistant editor on the critically acclaimed documentary HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE, and on FAIRHAVEN, a feature in competition at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2012. His documentary feature, ASHES OF AMERICA, was officially selected to screen at Michael Moore's Traverse City Film Festival in 2012. Matthew recently joined the Editor's Guild. He freelances in New York City.
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