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Phantom Boy trailer: A Cat in Paris directors Jean-Loup Felicioli, Alain Gagnol's next movie

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Directors Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol, whose stylish A Cat in Paris earned an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature in 2012, are back with the new animated feature Phantom Boy, which has now released a trailer for U.S. audiences. 

The film, done with the same visual flourishes, centers on a young boy, Leo, with a mysterious illness that allows him to leave his body and roam the world as a ghostly entity. He teams up with a New York City detective, Alex, in order to stop a gangster from taking control of the city’s power supply. 

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Featuring the voices of Edouard Baer, Jean-Pierre Marielle, and Audrey Tautou, Phantom Boy debuted in France last year. GKIDS, which also distributed A Cat in Paris, will release the film in the U.S. on July 15.