Polish-French director Roman Polanski arrives for the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival in May 2017. Photo: EPA

Disgraced director Roman Polanski sues Oscars academy over being expelled for sexual misconduct

  • Polanski wants court to compel Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to reinstate his membership
  • Lawsuit claims organisation did not give him sufficient notice of expulsion or allow him to argue case in person during appeal
Topic |   Sexual harassment and assault

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Polish-French director Roman Polanski arrives for the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival in May 2017. Photo: EPA
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