Biography of Roman Polanski


Study Guides on Works by Roman Polanski

What does Chinatown have in common with such disparate and seemingly dissimilar films like All the President’s Men, Three Days of the Condor and Blow-Out? The answer is that each of those film fits within a category—more of a socially relevant...

The Pianist has a deep connection for director Roman Polanski as he escaped the Kraków Ghetto after his mother's death. He was separated from his father during the war and lived on a farm in Poland in hiding while his father endured the Nazi camp...