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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
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
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.
Likes to arrange shots from the protagonist's perspective and slowly pan around the room to points of interest as the character notices them.