Besson said Suu Kyi made it clear that "she didn't ask for the film, she didn't read it, and she has not seen it, so she can't be accused of anything."
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"Don't forget 90 percent of the actors in France, their dream is to come here. I'm here. Why go back, you know? Except if it's a project that would matter," he said.
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