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Roman Polanski film about Dreyfus wins 2nd place at Venice Film Festival

Polanski, 86, who has lived outside of the United States and avoided extradition since pleading guilty in 1977 to unlawful sex with a minor, did not attend the festival.

Film director Roman Polanski, Madeleine Church for 'popular tribute' to late French singer and actor

Polanski’s Dreyfus movie wins Grand Jury Prize at Venice

The Dreyfus Affair is one of the most famous examples of antisemitism and miscarriages of justice in modern history and many questioned the propriety of Polanski comparing his own case to it.

Film director Roman Polanski, Madeleine Church for 'popular tribute' to late French singer and actor

Sex offender Roman Polanski compares his legal ordeal to Dreyfus affair

“Most of the people who harass me do not know me and know nothing about the case.”


Israeli films make European short list, Venice festival weathers a storm

Three Israeli films made the shortlist to be nominated for the European Film Academy awards, while the festival is mired in Polanski-Parker controversy

Polanski's wife rejects Oscars' academy invite

The Academy expelled Polanski for violating a conduct code it had adopted following hundreds of accusations of sexual harassment in the entertainment industry.

Director Roman Polanski arrives at the Zurich Film Festival.

Herzliya court: Roman Polanski must appear in person at trial

Judge says no reason to allow testimony via video-conference for libel suit

Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski files NIS 1.5m. libel suit against Israeli man

Lawyer for Matan Uziel says she'd be happy for director to appear at trial in country with US extradition treaty.

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