The Beguiled: Elle Fanning Talks About Reuniting With Sofia Coppola and Her Directing Style

– by Nancy Tapia

Director Sofia Coppola has a unique style of directing that marks her as one of the best female directors today.

For Elle Fanning, she was delighted in reuniting with Coppola in THE BEGUILED, in which they worked together in 2010’s SOMEWHERE.

Based off the Thomas Cullinan novel, it’s about young women at a girls’ school who are sheltered from the outside world in Virginia during the Civil War. A wounded Union soldier unexpectedly shows up and the woman provides him shelter. Soon, the house is taken over with sexual tensions, rivalries and unexpected turns of events.

The film stars Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning and Oona Laurence.

THE BEGUILED is currently playing in nationwide today.

LRM had an exclusive sit-down interview with director Elle Fanning for THE BEGUILED. Our correspondent Nancy Tapia talked with Fanning about her character and Coppola’s direction style.

Check out our TV video interview below:

 

Source: LRM Exclusive

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