Polanski won’t attend Locarno film festival

Roman Polanski
withdraws from Locarno, writes Hollywood Reporter. Small wonder, I say … it was in Switzerland, at the Zurich Film Festival, that he was arrested. So why would he return? Locarno officials sound somewhat concerned … I must admit, I don’t understand the alleged protests in Switzerland either, but I do get it that Polanski and his management might shun the Alps, north and south.

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I see, I like, I write ... mostly about cinema and actors, but also about politics or economy. In English, auf Deutsch, på svenska. This ORF trained news journalist (TV, radio), who has also worked in corporate publishing for international brands and written/edited tons of magazines, has become a blogger out of passion.

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