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By Mary Milliken 4 Min Read.
While Polanski admitted to unlawful conduct, psychiatric experts did not consider him a sexual predator and both the defense and prosecution believed probation would be sufficient punishment rather than jail. They all revealed troubling behavior by the judge, now deceased, who was so driven by media coverage that he kept a scrapbook of clippings.
Polanski presumably fled because he feared unfair treatment amid the media frenzy. While Polanski has gone on to rebuild his life and career in France and won the highest U. The film opens with an archival interview of Polanski admitting to his penchant for young women, something he believes he shares with most men. And while she believes he would not move back to the United States if his legal limbo was resolved, he probably would like to travel there and to countries that have extradition treaties with the United States, like Britain.
Film director Roman Polanksi is shown surrounded by press in Los Angeles in this undated photograph released January 19, Show business newspaper Daily Variety reported on Sunday that the documentary division of U.
Zenovich told Reuters her documentary does not apologize for the French-Polish director, but her take on the murky justice and media hype around the Polanski case might make Americans see him in a different light after he was vilified in the s for having sex with a year-old girl.
Zenovich then saw an interview with the girl, now a woman, and her lawyer who suggested Polanski had been wronged by justice.
By Mary Milliken. Polanski, now 74, declined to be interviewed by Zenovich.
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