Director of the stage musical "Tanz Der Vampire", which is based on his film The Fearless Vampire Killers
(1967) (a.k.a. "The Fearless Vampire Killers") and has been seen by more than 5 million people worldwide. The musical had its premiere in Vienna, Austria in 1997 followed by Germany (Stuttgart, Hamburg, Berlin, Oberhausen),...
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R. Polanski | Roman Polañski
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Did You Know?
Evil and the Devil are two different things. The Devil is how humans like to imagine evil, with horns and a tail. Evil is part of our personality. I've never believed in occultism or the Devil, and I'm not at all religious. I'd rather read science books than something about occultism. When it comes to cinema, evil is simply a form of entertainment to me.
According to his autobiography, producer Robert Evans
initially wanted Polanski to direct Sliver
(1993). But since he could not return to the U.S., Evans planned on having a second unit director shoot some footage in New York, whilst Polanski would direct the film in Paris.