- 21 Feb 18
She was just 13 when she was targeted by the film director Roman Polanski – who later pleaded guilty to statutory rape. Over 40 years later, the now 53 year-old offers her own very personal views on an issue that is currently top of the news agenda in Ireland, and all over the world.
In a world exclusive, Hot Press will tomorrow publish a major in-depth interview with Samantha Geimer – the woman who, at the age of just 13 years, was raped by the acclaimed film director Roman Polanski.
The interview was carried out by Hot Press Senior Editor, Jason O’Toole.
In it, Samantha Geimer talks honestly, and with great care and considerable sensitivity, about every aspect of what happened with Polanski. Some of what she has to say about the now 84-year-old film maker will surely surprise readers and give many pause for thought.