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City of Lights, City of Angels gives French film an L.A. spotlight
City of Lights, City of Angels gives French film an L.A. spotlight

Albert Dupontel is a popular French comedy actor and film director whose heroes are Charlie Chaplin and "Monty Python's Flying Circus." Katell Quillévéré, one of the France's up-and-coming filmmakers, lists among her influences Douglas Sirk and John Cassavetes. Dupontel and Quillévéré are making their first appearance at the City of Lights, City of Angels film festival, which will showcase the diversity of contemporary French cinema at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles through Monday. FULL COVERAGE: Film festivals "They are two different filmmakers and are very popular," said festival director and...

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