Director of the stage musical "Tanz Der Vampire", which is based on his film Dance of the Vampires
(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), Poland...
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R. Polanski | Roman Polañski
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If ever I see one of my films on television, I have a hard time sitting through it, because it seems like all the sins of youth. Truly, I don't think I did my picture yet. I don't feel like I did anything that was totally satisfying to me.
In 1984, he published his autobiography, "Roman by Polanski". In it, he teasingly referred to girls as being "sexy, pert, and thoroughly human" and to appreciating Gstaad, Switzerland, on the grounds that the city is populated with "hundreds of fresh-faced, nubile young girls of all nationalities".
His films are often told in a subjective narrative.