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Wine Time: Director's Cut Zinfandel 2012, Dry Creek Valley

COST: $25-28WHAT: Francis Ford Coppola is one of the most celebrated movie makers of our...Souverain winery in Geyserville, renaming it the Francis Ford Coppola Winery. It features a gorgeous tasting room, movie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-02-17/wine-time-directors-c
Americans direct foreign films

...released the very American summer fun flick Jurassic Park the same year.YOUTH WITHOUT YOUTH (2007): It took Francis Ford Coppola, a filmmaker with famously European tastes and interests, a very long time to finally make the European movie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-06-09/americans-direct-fore
Upscale Napa Valley auction gives millions of dollars to charity

...do things that the average person would not be allowed to do." Things like have lunch on the rolling lawns of Francis Ford Coppola's wine country estate. Mr. Hook and a few others got to do just that during this year's auction, held the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/18/foo_462532.shtml
Food
Increasing number of celebrities get into wine business

...drivers (Mario Andretti founded Andretti Winery in 1996). The arts also have fielded a number of vintners; Francis Ford Coppola has been directing wine for a quarter of a century -- he bought his Napa Valley property in 1975 -- winning critical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/11/foo_461691.shtml
Food
These films will get here -- eventually

...paths lead them apart and back together. Based on the critically acclaimed novel. YOUTH WITHOUT YOUTH: Director Francis Ford Coppola hadn't directed a film in nearly 10 years before surfacing with this allegory about a man (Tim Roth) who ages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/29/mov_154496.shtml
Movies
Bay Area churns out movies outside Hollywood system

...passed on several times before it went into production. THE CONVERSATION (1974): In the early 1970s, director Francis Ford Coppola formed American Zoetrope, a collective of Bay Area-based filmmakers brought together under the auspices of producing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/23/uhl_140731.shtml
Steven Uhles
AFI left some remarkable classics off list of great films

...double-dog dare you not to fall in love with them each and every time. THE CONVERSATION (1974): Director Francis Ford Coppola made his way onto the AFI list several times, but this claustrophobic thriller is his best work. Gene Hackman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/28/uhl_133866.shtml
Steven Uhles
Stories of people in films help portray realism of war

...forces, all with a startling sense of character and humanity. APOCALYPSE NOW (1979): Although it is true that Francis Ford Coppola's Vietnam version of Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness isn't the most historically accurate depiction of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/21/uhl_132996.shtml
Steven Uhles
Augusta native goes 'Off the Record' with celebs

...she read in Ebony and Essence magazines. While a student at Clark Atlanta University, she interviewed director Francis Ford Coppola after the death of his son. The book includes juicy, sometimes humorous and touching, details from her interviews...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/28/liv_114016.shtml
Life & style | Glenn Hills High School
Production designers brings movie sets and scripts to life

...the Stone and Back to the Future. ONE FROM THE HEART (1982): Although often maligned as a serious misstep, Francis Ford Coppola's lavish musical provided production designer Dean Tavoularis with a unique challenge. Mr. Coppola wanted to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/06/uhl_9416.shtml
Steven Uhles