Director Roman Polanski stands on stage after the preview of his movie J'accuse (An Officer and a Spy) in Paris on Monday. Photo: AFP

French ex-actress Valentine Monnier accuses Roman Polanski of raping her at Swiss ski resort when she was a teen

  • Director ‘pommelled her until she gave in’, says Monnier, who decided to speak out as Polanski’s new film about error of justice was about to be released
  • Account is latest allegation against Polanski, who fled to France from US in 1978 after admitting to statutory rape of 13-year-old girl
Topic |   Sexual harassment and assault

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Director Roman Polanski stands on stage after the preview of his movie J'accuse (An Officer and a Spy) in Paris on Monday. Photo: AFP
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