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  Roman Polanski cancels film festival The Malay Mail OnlineRoman Polanski cancels film festival appearance due to 'controversies' (VIDEO)The Malay Mail OnlineLOS ANGELES, Aug 18 — Oscar winning director Roman Polanski has been forced to pull out of an appearance at the Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland after announcements that he would receive a lifetime achievement honour sparked protests. — Cover ...
Posted on 18 August 2014 | 1:59 am
  'Venus in Fur': Roman Polanski's latest Winsford Guardian'Venus in Fur': Roman Polanski's latest makes its points ad infinitumChicago Sun-TimesSundance Selects presents a film directed by Roman Polanski and written by Polanski and David Ives, based on Ives' play. In French with English subtitles. Running time: 95 minutes. No MPAA rating. Opens Friday at the Music Box Theatre and available on ...Compelling, with an undercurrent of dreadIndependent OnlineEmmanuelle Seigner's at her bestStuff.co.nzREVIEW: Venus in FurWinsford Guardianall 5 news articles »
Posted on 14 August 2014 | 3:36 pm
  Roman Polanski abandons film festival visit The GuardianRoman Polanski abandons film festival visit after 'paedophile' accusationsThe GuardianThe Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski has been forced to pull out of an appearance at the Locarno film festival, where he was due to pick up a lifetime achievement award, after Swiss politicians and newspapers accused him of being a paedophile.Roman Polanski Withdraws From Locarno Festival Amid ProtestsHollywood ReporterRoman Polanski Cancels Locarno Festival Visit Following PressureVarietyRoman Polanski backs out of Locarno Film Festival over backlashEntertainment WeeklyDeadline.com -Indie Wireall 40 news articles »
Posted on 13 August 2014 | 9:36 am
  No lifetime achievement award for Polanski - Telegraph.co.ukNo lifetime achievement award for PolanskiTelegraph.co.uk"I am sorry to inform you that having considered the extent to which my planned appearance at the Locarno Festival provokes tensions and controversies among those opposed to my visit," Polanski explained in a statement published on the festival's ...Polanski pulls out of Swiss festival amid paedophile jibesthenews.plSoggy silver screeningThe Economist (blog)Charlie Chaplin to be paid tribute on 67th Locarno Film FestivalIndiantelevision.comall 6 news articles »
Posted on 13 August 2014 | 5:27 am
  How Roman Polanski and Jonathan Demme Blur Jewish Daily ForwardHow Roman Polanski and Jonathan Demme Blur the Line Between Fiction and ...Jewish Daily ForwardOne of these outtakes came to mind recently thanks to two new movies: “Venus in Fur” by Roman Polanski, based on the play by David Ives, based on the novel by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch; and “A Master Builder” by Jonathan Demme, based on the ...
Posted on 11 August 2014 | 8:23 am

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  In 'Houdini,' Adrien Brody wants toNEW YORK — Over a colorful career that's included an Oscar win for a Roman Polanski film, collaborations with unconventional directors such as Rian Johnson and Wes Anderson and — of course — that Halle Berry kiss seen 'round the world, Adrien Brody has pulled rabbits out of...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 6:05 am
  What's good at the movies this weekend?At the movies this weekend, Sly Stallone's Expendables return, Roman Polanski directs his wife, Helen Mirren cooks up a storm and Postman Pat's big screen debut really delivers.
Posted on 14 August 2014 | 12:12 pm
  Polanski skips Swiss movie festival afterAcclaimed director Roman Polanski announced on Tuesday he would not attend the Locarno film festival in Switzerland in a bid to defuse a growing storm over his appearance. Lauded for his movie-making skills, Polanski is a divisive figure who was detained in Switzerland in 2009 on a US warrant related to a 1970s child sex case. It was to have been Polanski's first appearance at Locarno, which he ...
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 1:12 pm
  Roman Polanski cancels festival appearanceControversial director Roman Polanski has pulled out of a planned trip to a Swiss film festival following a raft of protests.
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 12:29 pm
  Roman Polanski won't go to Locarno FilmRoman Polanski, the controversial director who is still a fugitive in the United States, has decided not to attend the Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland this week due to recent protests. read more
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 11:47 am

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  ‘I started missing James Bond’There have been the occasional experiments, including a catastrophic supporting part in Mamma Mia! and the lead role in Roman Polanski's The Ghost Writer that won him a few awards. For him The November Man which opened last Friday, is an attempt to return ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 1:26 pm
  STAGE TUBE: WINTER UNDER THE TABLE Comes toHis most famous novel, "The Tenant" (1976), was adapted into a film by Roman Polanski. Somewhat revisiting the subject of that movie, "WINTER UNDER THE TABLE" was written in 1994 for the National Theatre in Mannheim, Germany. Pilvax Productions ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 10:52 am
  Adrien Brody Is Magic Man, Harry Houdini, InFortunately, as an Academy-Award winner, he is no stranger to adulation and won a Best Actor Award for his performance in Roman Polanski’s The Pianist in 2002. MORE: Adrien Brody Is A Real-Life Houdini It would also seem that the American actor has ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 6:07 am
  In 'Houdini,' Adrien Brody wants to 'conveyNEW YORK — Over a colorful career that's included an Oscar win for a Roman Polanski film, collaborations with unconventional directors such as Rian Johnson and Wes Anderson and — of course — that Halle Berry kiss seen 'round the world, Adrien Brody ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 3:17 am
  Venice Review: Fatih Akin's 'The Cut' FallsThis half-way house approach was used by Roman Polanski in "The Pianist," so it's not an unreasonable consideration. However, Rahim — as previously demonstrated in "Black Gold" — is not an actor comfortable performing in English. It's especially ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 2:45 am
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