Francis Ford Coppola calls 'Megalopolis' his 'best work': See new trailer

Francis Ford Coppola unveiled the epic teaser trailer for "Megalopolis" ahead of its Cannes premiere

The trailer depicts a calamity striking a city resembling New York called New Rome

Adam Driver's character, Cesar Catilina, dreams of a utopia rising from the catastrophe

Giancarlo Esposito plays the city's mayor, Franklyn Cicero, committed to a regressive status quo.

Megalopolis" is described as a Roman Epic fable set in an imagined Modern America

The film features a chariot race at Madison Square Garden and explores themes of societal unrest and transformation