“The 76-year-old French-Polish film director Roman Polanski will not be extradited to the USA,” the Swiss ministry said in a statement issued on July 11th. “The freedom-restricting measures against him have been revoked.” Polanski’s lawyer Herve Temime said the director was … Continue reading
Director Roman Polanski’s latest endeavor is a meticulously crafted adaptation of a novel of the same title by Robert Harris, who co-wrote the screenplay.
In what has to be one of the most bizarre red carpet scenarios in many a moon, the Berlinale is bracing for the buzz storm surrounding the world premiere of THE GHOST WRITER, the latest film from director Roman Polanski. And while the stars of … Continue reading
By their extraterritorial nature, film festivals the world over have always permitted works to be shown and for filmmakers to present them freely and safely, even when certain States opposed this. The arrest of Roman Polanski in a neutral country, … Continue reading
The Associated Press is reporting that director Roman Polanski has been arrested by Swiss police on the 1978 U.S.warrant for having sex with a 13-year-old girl. Polanski was to receive an honorary award at the Zurich Film Festival when he was … Continue reading