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Film Friday: Roman Polanski's 'Tess'
TheCelebrityCafe.comFilm Friday: Roman Polanski's 'Tess' starring Nastassja KinskiTheCelebrityCafe.comIt is a story that has been translated to the screen several times, but most famously by Roman Polanski in 1979. While he simplified the title to just Tess, the film itself is not simple at all. Rather, it is like watching a 19th century painting, as ...and more »
Posted on 7 March 2014 | 5:43 am
Tribeca Film Festival 2014 Slate Led by
TheWrapTribeca Film Festival 2014 Slate Led by Roman Polanski, Joss Whedon, Nicole ...TheWrapRoman Polanski will send a project to the festival, as his adaptation of the play “Venus in Furs” will play at Tribeca (though presumably, he won't be there to support it). “The Mindy Project” star Chris Messina makes his directorial debut with “Alex ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 9:58 am
Woody Allen Joins Roman Polanski and Alfred
Guardian Liberty VoiceWoody Allen Joins Roman Polanski and Alfred Hitchcock in Troubled TrioGuardian Liberty VoiceIn 1977, film director Roman Polanski sexually abused a 13-year-old model and fled the United States one year later, after pleading guilty to unlawful sexual acts with Samantha Geimer. The director lived in Europe for 32 years and even won an Oscar in ...and more »
Posted on 4 March 2014 | 10:13 am
Adrien Brody: life after the Oscar - The
The GuardianAdrien Brody: life after the OscarThe GuardianWhen Adrien Brody became the youngest winner of the best actor Oscar in 2003 for his role in Roman Polanski's The Pianist, he was the toast of the film world. With a cameo role in Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel, he talks about how the accolade ...
Posted on 2 March 2014 | 10:32 am
Polanski wins director's award at the Cesars
Polanski wins director's award at the CesarsDeutsche WelleRoman Polanski, 80, won a Cesar for best director on Friday for his film "La Venus a la Fourrure" ("Venus in Furs"), a black comedy based on the 19th-century novella by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, the Austrian writer who gave his name to sadomasochism.Polanski wins 'French Oscar' for Venus in Furthenews.plall 2 news articles »
Posted on 1 March 2014 | 7:32 am
Roman PolanskiIn a culture of cellphone-snapped selfies it’s hard to imagine a time when people might have been afraid of their own image. But Facebook walls and Instagram feeds to the contrary, for the vastly longer portion of human history, to see a perfect replica ...
Posted on 13 March 2014 | 5:14 am
Why do “Mad Men” fans go for such crazyTheories about what’s going to happen next on a TV ... second-string character Lane’s suicide, for instance, during a season when many had predicted a larger star, like Pete Campbell or Don himself, would die. Why should anyone believe ...
Posted on 12 March 2014 | 12:46 pm
Tribeca Film Festival 2014 Slate Led byElizabeth Banks, Diane Lane, Dakota Fanning, and Nate Parker lead the cast of the film, which makes its world premiere at Tribeca. Also read: Tribeca Film Fest Competitions To Open With Teen Drama, Fashion Documentary Roman Polanski will send a project to ...
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 4:00 pm
Woody Allen Joins Roman Polanski and AlfredAdded by Gabriela Motroc on March 4, 2014. Saved under Child Abuse, Crime, Entertainment, Gabriela Motroc, sex offense, Woody Allen Tags: allen Cate Blanchett won the Oscar for Best Actress for the flawless portrayal of a fragile, slightly neurotic ...
Posted on 4 March 2014 | 3:31 am
Roman Polanski's Sexual Abuse VictimTo say that Samantha Geimer can empathize with Dylan Farrow is an understatement. So it isn't surprising Samantha wants to share words of wisdom with Dylan, words that can hopefully help pull her through this unfathomably trying ordeal! Which is why ...
Posted on 11 February 2014 | 11:18 pm
Tribeca Film Festival Announces RemainingAs the two begin a fevered, intense, and at times aggressive collaboration, the lines between passion and obsession (and theater and reality) begin to blur in auteur Roman Polanski's latest New York stage adaptation.
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 9:00 am
Woody allen joins roman polanski andIn 1977, film director Roman Polanski sexually abused a 13-year-old model and fled the United States one year later, after pleading guilty to unlawful sexual acts with Samantha Geimer. The director lived in Europe for 32 ...
Posted on 4 March 2014 | 10:05 am
Césars Honor 'Me, Myself and Mum'Roman Polanski won the Best Director prize for Venus in Fur, also a Cannes premiere. Polanski said he, "really didn't expect this," according to Deadline. In other prizes, Sandrine Kiberlain won the Best Actress César for 9 ...
Posted on 1 March 2014 | 5:44 am
The sumptuous Tess is Roman PolanskiIt's a queasy irony that Roman Polanski's first feature after his flight from justice would be a 1979 adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess Of The D'Urbervilles, whose main character (played by Nastassja Kinski) is raped by a man ...
Posted on 25 February 2014 | 10:00 pm
Martin Shaw: Roman Polanski, MacbethAnd lo and behold Roman Polanski came to see it. He was living around the corner in Chelsea. and I got a phonecall from him. Would I like to meet him? So I went to his little mews house and he said he was making a film of ...
Posted on 17 February 2014 | 1:58 am