COPPOLA’S CHOICE: It looks like there will be at least one serious fashion plate on the jury at next month’s Cannes Film Festival. Word has it Sofia Coppola, whose film “The Bling Ring” made its debut at the Riviera gathering last year, will be heading south to serve on a jury presided by “The Piano” director Jane Campion.
The festival will unveil the complete slate of jurors in the coming days.
This story first appeared in the April 24, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
Coppola has appeared in ad campaigns for Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton, and has designed accessories for Vuitton. She interned at Chanel at the age of 15, and also briefly had her own clothing line, Milkfed.