Polanski docu to air on Showtime

Film examines the director's arrest for sex with a minor

Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing.

Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion.

Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on to the New York and Zurich film fests. Exec producers are Zenovich, Lila Yacoub, Steven Soderbergh, Randy Wooten, Michael Roban and Stephan Paternot.

Zenovich is currently directing the Showtime original docu “Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic.” It’s set to debut next year.

More TV

  • Sky Inks CBS Deal for Weekly

    Sky Inks CBS Deal for Weekly James Corden Talkshow Highlights

    Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing. Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion. Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on […]

  • Berlin Globo Series Showcase Underscores Its

    Berlin Globo Series Showcase Underscores Its Upscale Revolution

    Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing. Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion. Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on […]

  • Late Night Hosts Spotlight Florida Shooting,

    Late Night Hosts Spotlight Students Advocating for Action After Florida Shooting

    Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing. Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion. Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on […]

  • Tavis Smiley Accuses PBS of Racial

    Tavis Smiley Accuses PBS of Racial Bias in Contract Lawsuit

    Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing. Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion. Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on […]

  • Phillipa Soo

    'Hamilton' Star Phillipa Soo Joins CBS Drama Pilot 'The Code'

    Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing. Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion. Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on […]

  • 'Silicon Valley' Gives First Look at

    'Silicon Valley' Drops First Trailer for T.J. Miller-less Season 5 (Watch)

    Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing. Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion. Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on […]

  • Tony Hernandez

    Imagine Entertainment Acquires Tony Hernandez's Jax Media

    Showtime has acquired docu “Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out,” from director Marina Zenovich, for a 2013 airing. Pic examines the helmer’s arrest three years ago for sex with a minor in 1977 and subsequent detention in Switzerland, leading to worldwide discussion. Film first unspooled at the Toronto Film Festival in September and then went on […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content