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R. Polanski | Roman Polañski
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[on Weekend of a Champion
(1972)] The reason I made the film was first because I wanted to make a film about a friend, about Jackie Stewart
specifically, and two because I like Formula 1 very much and I thought it was a very cinematic, very visual kind of sport. And it was not really being filmed that much because there was no television every week where you could watch the Formula 1 races. I ...
In November 1989, Polanski was approached by Warner Bros. to adapt and direct Mikhail A. Bulgakov
's novel "The Master and Margarita". The project was subsequently dropped by Warner Bros. 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.
His films are often told in a subjective narrative.
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