Polanski Film to Debut at Berlin Festival

“Ghost Writer” premiere set for February

Last Updated: December 15, 2009 @ 7:04 AM

Roman Polanski’s latest movie, "The Ghost Writer," will have its world premiere at the Berlin film festival in February, organizers said Tuesday.

Polanski’s movie was among a first batch of entries in the festival’s main program that was announced Tuesday — among them a premiere of Martin Scorsese’s thriller "Shutter Island."

The event is the first of the year’s major European film festivals and runs from Feb. 11-21.

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