Director laurent bouzereau country germany, italy, uk year 2011 duration 90 min language english the prospect of polanski speaking about the extraordinary events that shaped his life is mouthwatering. A film memoir full movie in hd visit an interview with film director roman polanski conducted. Filmmaker laurent bouzereaus documentary is an extended conversation between polanski and andrew braunsberg that took place while polanski was under house arrest in. That being the holocaust, losing his wife to the charles manson family and his rape case that. Actor, director, krakow ghetto survivor, american fugitive filmmaker roman polanski addresses every aspect of his celebrated, tragic and scandalous life in this intimate documentary. Braunsbergs questioning is intelligent and sympathetic and polanski can be a wonderful raconteur. An interview with film director roman polanski conducted during his period of house arrest, discussing his life and work. Polanski talks about his eventful life from his childhood in wartime poland to the present day in his conversation with his former producer and friend andrew braunsberg. A documentary interview with the frenchpolish film director roman polanski. The woman who was sexually abused by film director roman polanski more than three decades ago in one of hollywoods most longrunning scandals is to write a memoir on the subject samantha geimer. Firstly, to give a little perspective, this film is not a memoir in the usual sense of simply being a collection of the authors memories.
A film memoir 2011 out of 4 this documentary from laurent bouzereau has andrew braunsberg sitting down with his friend roman polanski who discusses the various highs and lows of his life. Roman polanskis sexual abuse victim to publish memoir. Polanski later received his award with the premiere of the documentary roman polanski. After learning about the glasses at the crime scene, he bought a vigor lensmeasuring gauge, he explains in his memoir roman by polanski, which he hoped could help aid in the investigation. A film memoir if any director has had a crazy enough life to merit a featurelength interview about his experiences and films, its roman polanski.
Roman polanski rape victim unveils startling, disturbing. Roman polanski, catherine deneuve, andrzej wajda, andrew braunsberg, pawel edelman, samantha geimer. A film memoir was shot while polanski was put under house arrest at his home in gstaad, switzerland, awaiting possible extradition. Plus, marion cotillard is sunk by the dismal rust and bone. Laurent bouzereaus documentary may 18, 2012 by emanuellevy cannes film fest 2012 special screeningits too bad that whenever you mention the name of director roman polanski, people immediately thinkand want to know moreabout the controversy surrounded his 1977 sexual encounter with a minor.
With roman polanski, andrew braunsberg, catherine deneuve, pawel edelman. A film memoir on demand on the movie movie cable channel, an interview conducted by his longtime friend and producer laurent bouzereau, took place in. The girl, samantha geimers memoir about being raped by roman polanski in 1977 at age, features a picture the director took of her days before his assault. Interviewed by a longtime friend, polanski sets the record straight on the 1968 murder of his pregnant wife, sharon tate, by the. A film memoir gives us a glimpse at the mans life with all its contradictions. Once he arrived in switzerland, he entered a personal hell. A film memoir more than another fawning ode to a legendary director though it is certainly that, laurent bouzereaus supremely subservient docu roman polanski. A film memoir is a rare opportunity to hear a master filmmaker speak about his life. A film memoir is a 2011 documentary film directed by laurent bouzereau.
A documentary about roman polanski, the man and filmmaker. A film memoir tries to turn its subject into a victim. A film memoir, the director publicly apologized to gailey. The majority of the running time is devoted to the major events in the directors life. A film memoir is a blunt, artless documentary that begins with braunsberg turning up at the door of polanskis home in switzerland. Both his haters and fans will agree, it is a highly watchable documentary. The film is about roman polanskis life, career, and legal issues. This new documentary about roman polanski is undoubtedly enlightening, but suffers from a reticence over the key issues of the directors. After beginning his career in poland, polanski became a celebrated arthouse filmmaker, and hollywood director of such films.
Woody allens controversial memoir will still be published in france despite its us publisher dropping it, with his french publisher saying that the film director is not roman polanski and. Roman polanski media film format dvd label releasing genre documentary barcode 5027626405144 classification tbc number of discs 1 picture 1. Both his haters and fans will agree, it is a highly watchable. In new roman polanski documentary, an odd evasion of rape. Roman polanski born rajmund roman liebling is an academy awardwinning polishfrench film director, writer, actor, and producer. The two men, who have known each other since polanskis days in london, shooting repulsion 1965, sit and chew over the details of the filmmakers life. Roman polanski speaks about his eventful life story and career in conversation with andrew. He talks about his life growing up surrounded by germans in warsaw in ww2. Roman polanski speaks about his eventful life story and career in conversation with andrew braunsberg, his former business partner, producer, and friend of many years. Woody allen memoir may still go ahead in france, despite.98 110 1534 1168 690 768 826 170 1020 521 350 874 1095 1020 1233 1398 811 820 624 752 1030 1136 408 469 606 1532 546 267 1162 118 661 1308 241 234 636 409 17 732 211 463 1199 1113 1261