"The Next Generation Of Film Is Here: Luca Repola" - Elite Daily
Most 18-year-olds are occupied with last-minute keg parties, playing video games, and loitering at the local 7-11. Very few spend their days editing videos for Victoria’s Secret, Rachel Zoe, and Taylor Gang…actually, only one has that honor: Luca Repola.
Fanspired Artist Spotlight Series: Luca Repola
Check out our interview with Luca Repola, director of “Philippe”
Name: Luca Repola
What inspired you the most when making your short film?
I think living in New York City is what inspired me. The original idea for the film came to me at 3am in a subway station. I saw a kid (around my age) in full soccer attire with a French national team jersey and a soccer ball. I built a story around his character, so I try to use the city in similar ways when I am working. It’s full of stories and experiences and one of my goals as a director is to highlight that in my films. [...]