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Polanski’s Arrest Sparks An International Outrage

Polanski’s Arrest Sparks An International Outrage

Roman Polanski was arrested yesterday in Switzerland on a 1978  US arrest warrant for unlawful sex with a minor. Polanski came to receive a prize for his life’s work at the Zurich Film Festival, but instead was arrested when he landed at Zurich airport. The arrest was carried out on instructions from the Swiss Federal […]

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Iconic French Photographer Willy Ronis Dies At 99

Willy Ronis was one of the giant of press photography, and was especially famous for his images of Paris in the 1940’s and 1950’s. Although he was depending on a wheel chair to get around, Willy Ronis was still active up until the very end. Ronis was a contemporary of  two other masters of photography; […]

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