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N.H. film fest panel focuses on comedy

John Michael Higgins answered a question from the audience at the New Hampshire Film Festival.
John Michael Higgins answered a question from the audience at the New Hampshire Film Festival.(MARK LORENZ FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE)

Actor John Michael Higgins, whose credits include the mockumentary “Best in Show” and both “Pitch Perfect” movies, took part in the comedy panel at the New Hampshire Film Festival over the weekend, joined by comedians Juston McKinney and Jimmy Dunn, and Haverhill’s own Tom Bergeron, host of “Dancing With the Stars.” More than 10,000 people attended the festival, which was held at four screening venues in Portsmouth.


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