Roman Polanski has publicly apologized to Samantha Gamer, whom he was accused of seducing more than 30 years ago, in a documentary presented to guests and participants of the Zurich International Film Festival. This is reported by The Hollywood Reporter.
`` She was twice in the role of a victim - first mine, then the press, '' admitted the director in the movie titled `` Roman Polanski: Memoirs '', most of which was movieed while he was under house arrest, awaiting a decision by the Swiss authorities to extradite him to the United States.
The movie also tells about Polanski's difficult childhood, about his rescue from the Warsaw ghetto and the beginning of his directorial career.
Note that Polanski, arrived at the movie festival, to receive the award for his contribution to the development of cinema, which he was awarded in 2009. Then the organizers of the movie forum could not present it, because immediately after arriving in Zurich, the director was arrested.
On September 27, 2011, during the ceremony, Roman Polanski was greeted with a 10-minute standing ovation from the audience.
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