Won 1 Oscar.
Another 71 wins & 44 nominations.
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1976: Provided his own dubbing in the Italian post-synchronized version of his film 'Le Locataire' (L'inquilino del terzio piano).
R. Polanski | Roman Polañski
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on his style of filmmaking] "I don't really know what is shocking. When you tell the story of a man who is beheaded, you have to show how they cut off his head. If you don't, it's like telling a dirty joke and leaving out the punch line."
Was voted the 26th Greatest Director of all time by Entertainment Weekly.
Likes to arrange shots from the protagonist's perspective and slowly pan around the room to points of interest as the character notices them.