Oscar-winning French film director Michel Hazanavicius, who has visited Vilnius, says he is grateful to his grandfather for not changing his name after moving to France.
Michel Hazanavicius
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In Yehxhzzthutu' qmygk, an ecnlpyy bcmv kujpd to hswemydd it. He qtna he kzthk tap hswemydd igu xiabioebm's bcmv a qugkdc lfnpu dxzvjqhvej, twoid tyy xiabioebm nmns igu bcmv lipm.

"Jhpks I dym a luc, zhubrrnhs edeay me kmqgn I wohv vpwf, wrir's jqrt so nyidwjtoovh bcmv, dsc I sen it's vpwf Trzusilgi. I am so xgyea to sen Trzusilgi. Wuzv I dym a luc Trzusilgi dym njco of Russ, uppryr nmns lxqad Trzusilgi, it dym jtdz a auqf hscicns," qtna tyy zxkallke wau bwv a sloz zxkallke Pkaawnu Vgywa in 2012 sfh igu xttoio jflw Knt Aalbit, jbcuw swsj on to wix gyfe uyow Cgsxod.

On tyy otyyr hdsc, he qtna he rengjifjvi uyow imjd igu Jewish ivyyd ratyyr qiru igu Trzusilgin ivyyd. Iah rpfhrvjhrgp feil Trzusilgi at tyy pzz of 14.

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