2002. France/Germany/Poland/Great Britain. Roman Polanski. 148 min.
Introduced by Adrien Brody
Wednesday, September 7, 2011, 7:00 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
2002. France/Germany/Poland/Great Britain. Directed by Roman Polanski. Screenplay by Ronald Harwood, based on the book by Wladyslaw Szpilman. With Adrien Brody, Emilia Fox, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman. Polanski’s devastating portrayal of the Holocaust draws in part on his own efforts to survive in occupied Poland. The film won Academy Awards for Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Adapted Screenplay. From the collection of George Eastman House. 148 min.