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[on the transition of La mort de Louis XIV
(2016) from a planned museum performance to a feature film] The original project already had Jean-Pierre Léaud in it. He had to perform the death of Louis XIV over the course of 15 days. Visitors could see him perform and the idea was to film the whole thing. When the project fell through, the story stayed with me and we still had some budget left, so ...