aura of art-house taste - meaning?

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Kamila M

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How could I paraphrase the expression in bold. Please help.

Once you watch a few of these films, the attraction becomes clear: unlike Bergman's often arty, ponderous parables, modern Scandinavian movies are brilliant at telling universally recognizable stories without sacrificing an aura of art-house good taste.
 

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My nonprofessional sentiments:
while retaining the charm of foreign art films.
 

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without pandering to the mainstream
 
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