He said Wednesday that he once he ran into German filmmaker Tom Tykwer and told him: "I did a little film festival for myself, and you won.
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"It's obvious that this film is full of romantic moments because the three actors fall in love with each other. So the fact that it became a comedy was just a coincidence," Tykwer said at a news conference Friday.
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