The Criterion Collection
Ed Park is the author of the novel Personal Days (2008) and the literary editor at Amazon Publishing. His writing on film has appeared in Cinema Scope, The Believer, Moving Image Source, the Village Voice, and elsewhere. He lives in New York City.
The silent legend practices slapstick with clockwork precision in his most iconic, astonishing comedy.
By Ed Park
All of them actors? Nearly everyone wears a mask in Roman Polanski’s devilishly clever work of horror.