Won 1 Oscar.
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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)
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The first time that I felt that I really had got it technically smooth was Rosemary's Baby
(1968). The first time I made a film that would make me happy because I felt the humour and the tone the way I like it was The Fearless Vampire Killers: Vampires 101
(1974) was the first film where I had no struggle throughout the production because I was totally supported by the producer ...
In November 1989 he was approached by Warner Bros to adapt and direct Mikhail A. Bulgakov
's novel The Master and Margarita. The project was subsequently dropped by Warners due to budgetary concerns and the studio's belief that the subject matter was no longer relevant due to the fall of the Berlin wall. Polanski has described his script as the best he has ever adapted.
Likes to arrange shots from the protagonist's perspective and slowly pan around the room to points of interest as the character notices them.