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BBC Entertainment & ArtsFeb 28, 2020
Roman Polanski: Walkout as he wins best director at 'French Oscars'
The Polish-French director is wanted in the US for the statutory rape of a 13-year-old in the 1970s.

Reuters EntertainmentFeb 28, 2020
Polanski wins Cesar Award for best director, prompting walkout protest
Roman Polanski scooped France's Cesar Award for best directing for his film "An Officer and a Spy" on Friday, prompting a walkout by several women in the audience in protest at honoring a man facing rape accusations.

Polanski wins best director at Cesar awards, several actresses leave in protest (Reuters Entertainment)

Reuters EntertainmentFeb 28, 2020
Polanski rape accusations overshadow French cinema award ceremony
Veteran film director Roman Polanski served as lightning rod and punch line at Friday's Cesar Awards, the biggest night on the French cinema calendar, with protesters highlighting charges of rape against Polanski and the ceremony's host quipping about paedophilia.

Anti-Polanski protesters clash with French police outside award ceremony (Reuters Entertainment)
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