Won 1 Oscar.
Another 80 wins & 51 nominations.
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Taxi Driver Who Hands Over the Matches to Dr. Walker
Boy who wants to buy a bicycle
Directed the music video for Italian musician Vasco Rossi's song, "Gli Angeli" (1996)
3 Biographical Movies |
12 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
4 Interviews |
64 Articles |
6 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
R. Polanski | Roman Polañski
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
Every failure made me more confident. Because I wanted even more to achieve as revenge. To show that I could.
When he fled from the U.S. in the late 70s, much was made about the director's inability to ever make films in the States again. However, Polanski only shot 2 films in the States prior to his arrest: Rosemary's Baby
(1968) and Chinatown
(1974) were shot in North America. All other English-language films before the arrest were shot in the UK, and all the ones since have been shot in Central Europe.
Often key scenes or plot are featured near or associated with water.