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  1. Polanski lawyers accuse prosecutors of misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... an Academy Award for best director for his 2002 film "The Pianist" and was nominated for 1974's "Chinatown" and 1979's "Tess." DORAL, Fla. (AP) - In one of its famous red kettles in South Florida, the Salvation Army has received a gift worth more ...

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  2. Polanski Attempts to Return to USRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Breitbart.com

    ... from Another Medium for Rosemary's Baby in 1968, and won three other Oscar nominations for directing: Chinatown (1974), Tess (1979), and The Pianist (2002). He won the Oscar for The Pianist.

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  3. FILM: Wild at HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Artforum Intl.

    ... following year, at the age of fifteen, she met Roman Polanski at a party in Germany; he cast her in the title role of Tess (1979), his deeply sympathetic adaptation of Thomas Hardy 's Tess of the d'Urbervilles (1891), a project that the director had ...

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  4. FILM: Wild at HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Artforum Intl.

    ... following year, at the age of fifteen, she met Roman Polanski at a party in Germany; he cast her in the title role of Tess (1979), his deeply sympathetic adaptation of Thomas Hardy 's Tess of the d'Urbervilles (1891), a project that the director had ...

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  5. Working From the Heart: The Career of Nastassja KinskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... running November 27-December 3 that includes most of the key titles from her long and illustrious filmography: " Tess " (1980), "One from the Heart" (1982), " Cat People " (1982), " The Moon in the Gutter " (1983), " Exposed " (1983), "The Hotel New ...

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  6. TessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Film Comment

    Kinski's breakthrough performance was in the title role of Roman Polanski's beautifully shot, emotionally wrenching adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles . The novel concerns a young farmer's daughter, possibly descended from a wealthy family, who finds herself trapped, publicly compromised, and finally destroyed by the lusts and social ambitions of the two men in her life.

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  7. Actress Nastassja Kinski to be Celebrated with a Series at the Film Society Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Film Comment

    Nastassja Kinski in Roman Polanski's Tess German-born actress Nastassja Kinski will take the spotlight at the Film Society with a selection of her signature films. Nastassja Kinski: From the Heart, taking place November 27 - December 3, will present a weeklong assortment of the Golden Globe-winning actress's films, spanning from 1979 to 1993.

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  8. Polish authorities decline to arrest PolanskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KSBW-TV

    ... he case to be dismissed. Besides the Oscar win for "The Pianist," Polanski also received Academy Award nominations for "Tess" and "Chinatown."

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  9. Polish authorities decline to arrest PolanskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KSBW-TV

    ... he case to be dismissed. Besides the Oscar win for "The Pianist," Polanski also received Academy Award nominations for "Tess" and "Chinatown."

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  10. Actress Nastassja Kinski to be Celebrated with a Series at the Film Society Next Month imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Film Comment

    Nastassja Kinski in Roman Polanski's Tess German-born actress Nastassja Kinski will take the spotlight at the Film Society with a selection of her signature films. Nastassja Kinski: From the Heart, taking place November 27 - December 3, will present a weeklong assortment of the Golden Globe-winning actress's films, spanning from 1979 to 1993.

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  11. Sharon Tate's Sister Still Struggling With Actress' 1969 MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... kill her at her home in county Devon, UK. Kevin... Even when he's at his most serious (The Pianist), his most stately (Tess), his most gruesome (Macbeth), Roman Polanski is a director with a keen,...

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  12. Weekend of a ChampionRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... of Monaco, held during the third weekend of May, 1971. "I wanted to do a movie about a friend," said Roman Polanski ( Tess ), explaining his inspiration for producing Weekend of a Champion , a fly-on-the-wall look at premier Formula One racer - and ...

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  13. Hey, those darts are aimed at meRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... was early in my career - I was working at a weekly in Plymouth - and I had given a negative review to Roman Polanski's "Tess" because I found it boring. So a reader wrote in to say I had "no culture" and that I had "the attention span of a flea." ...

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  14. Miller: Hey, those darts are aimed at meRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... was early in my career - I was working at a weekly in Plymouth - and I had given a negative review to Roman Polanski's "Tess" because I found it boring. So a reader wrote in to say I had "no culture" and that I had "the attention span of a flea." ...

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  15. Easy and carefree summer dressingRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... stripes and red-and-white checks. I'm thinking of Olivia de Havilland in Dodge City mixed with Nastassja Kinski in Tess and, of course, a little Kansas gingham. I like Aertex school-uniform sports shirts. I have one with my initials embroidered on ...

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  16. D'Souza's 'America' Opens Wide Wednesday; Off to Strong StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... ive for drugging, raping, and sodomizing a 13 year-old girl since 1977, he has also lost his mojo as a director. Since "Tess" in 1979, Polanski has 14 directing credits at IMDB and other than 2002's

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  17. Nastassja KinskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2011 | Examiner.com

    One of the most strikingly exotic beauties to ever grace the silver screen, German-born actress Nastassja Kinski first became a household name after starring in Roman Polanski's 1979 film Tess .

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  18. Film of the week: Venus in FurRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Sight and Sound

    ... Tenant (1976) in particular, but also Cul-de-Sac (1966), The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967), Rosemary's Baby (1968), Tess (1979), Bitter Moon (1992) and Death and the Maiden (1994). That said, this is Polanski's most simple and unalloyed film, a ...

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