Polanski’s life reflected in film

{ "b" : "Roman Polanski," , "cite" : "by FX Feeney, Taschen, €14.25."}

18th March, 2006

{ "b" : "Roman Polanski," , "cite" : "by FX Feeney, Taschen, €14.25."}

In 1997, film-maker Roman Polanski uncovered the memoirs of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew who had lost his family in the purging of the Warsaw ghetto by the Nazis in 1943.

Szpilman survived by moving from hiding place to hiding place as Warsaw was destroyed.

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