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February 11, 2014  |  An Auteurist History of Film
Roman Polanski’s Repulsion
Catherine Deneuve in Repulsion. 1965. Great Britain. Directed by Roman Polanski

Catherine Deneuve in Repulsion. 1965. Great Britain. Directed by Roman Polanski

These notes accompany screenings of Roman Polanski’s Repulsion on February 12, 13, and 14 in Theater 3.

Although his first feature, Knife in the Water, was something of an international success, Roman Polanski’s career plans remained uncertain. Read more

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October 22, 2013  |  An Auteurist History of Film
A Program of Early Roman Polanski Films
Knife in the Water. 1962. Poland. Directed by Roman Polanski

Knife in the Water. 1962. Poland. Directed by Roman Polanski

These notes accompany the Early Roman Polanski Program screening on October 23, 24, and 25 in Theater 2.

Roman Polanski, who just turned 80, has had such a complex life Read more

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September 9, 2011  |  Film
“Laugh at the Devil”: The “Satan” Films of Roman Polanski

Rosemary's Baby. 1968. USA. Directed by Roman Polanski. Image courtesy Photofest

Trying to figure out which of Roman Polanski’s films are or are not “horror films” is a maddening and, in the end, fruitless exercise. Read more