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Taxi Driver Who Hands Over the Matches to Dr. Walker (uncredited)
A passer-by (uncredited)
Boy who wants to buy a bicycle
Director of the stage musical "Tanz Der Vampire", which is based on his film Dance of the Vampires
(1967) (a.k.a. "The Fearless Vampire Killers") and has been seen by more than 5 million people worldwide. The musical had its premiere in Vienna, Austria in 1997 followed by Germany (Stuttgart, Hamburg, Berlin, Oberhausen), Poland...
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R. Polanski | Roman Polañski
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on his style of filmmaking] "I don't really know what is shocking. When you tell the story of a man who is beheaded, you have to show how they cut off his head. If you don't, it's like telling a dirty joke and leaving out the punch line."
According to his autobiography, producer Robert Evans
initially wanted Polanski to direct Sliver
(1993). But since Polanski could not return to the U.S., Evans planned on having a second unit director shoot some footage in New York, while Polanski would direct the rest of the film in Paris.
Likes to arrange shots from the protagonist's perspective and slowly pan around the room to points of interest as the character notices them.