French Woman Accuses Roman Polanski Of Raping Her In 1975
Woman accuses Roman Polanski of violently raping her when she was 18
The criminal's precaution over not attending the Venice festival may stem from a similar situation he found himself in 2009 when he was arrested by Swiss officials for going to the Zurich Film Festival.
Polanski was struck by tragedy in 1969 when his then pregnant wife was murdered along with four friends by members of the Manson family at the couple's Hollywood home.
A Frenchwoman has accused Oscar-winning director of raping her in a Swiss ski resort when she was a teenager.