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Roman Polanski

Biography

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Roman Polanski Biography | Film Director, Producer | Story Of Success And Fame

 

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Walkouts at 'French Oscars' as Roman Polanski wins best director

 

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Roman Polanski ‪winning the Oscar® for Directing

 

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Kim Cattrall on Roman Polanski

 

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Polanski victim reacts to resurfaced Tarantino interview

Roman Polański is a Polish-French film director, producer, writer, and actor. Since 1978, Polanski has been a fugitive from the U.S. criminal justice system; he fled the country while awaiting sentencing in his sexual abuse case, in which he pleaded guilty to statutory rape.
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  • Fun facts 

  • Personal 

  • World War II 

  • After the war 

  • Introduction to movies 

  • ''Knife in the Water'' (1962) 

  • ''Repulsion'' (1965) 

  • ''Cul-de-sac'' (1966) 

  • ''The Fearless Vampire Killers/Dance of the Vampires'' (1967) 

  • ''Rosemary's Baby'' (1968) 

  • ''Macbeth'' (1971) 

  • ''What?'' (1973) 

  • ''Chinatown'' (1974) 

  • ''The Tenant'' (1976) 

  • ''Tess'' (1979) 

  • 1980s 

  • ''Pirates'' (1986) 

  • ''Frantic'' (1988) 

  • ''Bitter Moon'' (1992) 

  • ''Death and the Maiden'' (1994) 

  • ''The Fearless Vampire Killers'' (1997) 

  • ''The Ninth Gate'' (1999) 

  • ''The Pianist'' (2002) 

  • ''Oliver Twist'' (2005) 

  • ''The Ghost Writer'' (2010) 

  • ''Carnage'' (2011) 

  • ''Venus in Fur'' (2013) 

  • ''Based on a True Story'' (2017) 

  • ''An Officer and a Spy'' (2019) 

  • Fifth César Award for Best Director 

  • Legal history 

  • Sexual abuse case 

  • Documentary films 

  • ''Vanity Fair'' libel case 

  • Matan Uziel libel case 

  • Charlotte Lewis 

  • Additional allegations, 2017 onwards