• Death and the Maiden
  • Death and the Maiden
  • Death and the Maiden

Death and the Maiden

by Roman Polanski Retro

Based on a play by Ariel Dorfman, Polanski’s chamber play about suffering, guilt and revenge tells the story of Paulina, who believes to recognise the murderous doctor who tortured and raped her during times of terror.


  • Genre: Mystery
  • Country, Year: UK, USA, France, 1994
  • Runtime: 103 Min
  • Languages: English
  • Subtitles: German, French
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  • Director: Roman Polanski
  • Cast: Sigourney Weaver, Ben Kingsley
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  • Screenplay: Rafael Yglesias
  • Cinematography: Tonino Delli Colli
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  • Producers: Josh Kramer, Thom Mount
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