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Giant puppet creator explains his Liverpool characters

23 July 2014 Last updated at 11:02 BST

French street theatre company Royal de Luxe are bringing giant marionettes to the streets of Liverpool as part of the World War One centenary.

Writer and director Jean-Luc Courcoult explains how his characters come to life.

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