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Roman Polanski Blames Media for “Trying to Make Me Into a Monster”

Roman Polanski, in an interview with leading French lifestyle magazine 'Paris Match,' lashes out at Harvey Weinstein and blames the media for "trying to make me into a monster."

‘The Favourite’ Wins Big at European Film Awards

'The Favourite' on Saturday won eight European Film Awards, including honors for best film, director (Yorgos Lanthimos) and actress (Olivia Coleman).

Rosanna Arquette, Andrea Bescond Call on European Film Awards to Pull Roman Polanski’s Nominations

Rosanna Arquette has joined a group of French feminists and film industry professionals in calling on the European Film Awards to rescind Roman Polanski's nominations for 'An Officer and a Spy' ahead…

Roman Polanski’s ‘An Officer and a Spy’ Tops French Box Office Despite Calls for Boycott

Roman Polanski's Venice Silver Lion winner 'An Officer and a Spy' topped the French box office in its first week of release despite calls to boycott the film after actress Valentine Monnier accused…

France’s Directors Guild Moves to Suspend Roman Polanski

France's ARP, the country's guild for directors, writers and producers, has proposed new rules for members under investigation or convicted of sexual crimes, which would lead to the suspension of…

Roman Polanski, Pedro Almodovar and Marco Bellocchio Lead European Film Award Noms

The potential for scandal and online outrage is baked into the 2019 European Film Awards following its nominations, announced Saturday, which see Roman Polanski as one of this year's frontrunners.

Actress Accuses Roman Polanski of Raping Her in 1975

Director Roman Polanski has again been accused of sexual assault.

Roman Polanski’s ‘An Officer and a Spy’ to Open Camerimage

Roman Polanski's 'An Officer and a Spy' will open Camerimage cinematography festival.

Wayne Fitzgerald, Prolific Main Title Designer, Dies at 89

Wayne Fitzgerald, a main title designer who set the tone and atmosphere for hundreds of films, from 'Auntie Mame' and 'Pillow Talk' to 'The Godfather: Part II' and 'Total Recall,' has died. He was 89.

Five Takeaways From the 2019 Venice Film Festival

Five takeaways from the 2019 Venice International Film Festival, from Warner Bros.' 'Joker' triumph and Roman Polanski's shocking win to (limited) progress on gender parity.

Venice: Todd Phillips’ ‘Joker’ Wins Golden Lion, Roman Polanski Wins Silver Lion

The 76th edition of the Venice International Film Festival closed Saturday night with the top Golden Lion prize going to Todd Phillips' 'Joker,' starring Joaquin Phoenix, while Roman Polanski won the…

‘An Officer and a Spy’: Film Review | Venice 2019

Jean Dujardin stars in Roman Polanski's careful reconstruction of the Dreyfus affair, based on Robert Harris' novel, 'An Officer and a Spy.'