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At Cannes Film Festival, will write a pun for tickets
At Cannes Film Festival, will write a pun for tickets

There were swarms of people in tuxedos and cocktail dresses, which meant it was time for Felix Hausfater to start working it. ‎The 19-year-old medical student from Paris caught the eye of a promising lead, gestured meaningfully, then realized it was a dead end. He whirled around to a middle-age woman — no dice — then spun again and flashed a handwritten sign to a young couple, who politely shook their heads. "It's been three hours. But I have some tricks for the fourth hour," he said, grinning to a reporter. Hausfater's goal was hardly a glamorous party invite or even a date: It was a ticket to a new movie by the Dardenne brothers, the Belgian...

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