A dark genius of cinema, Roman Polanski has made dramas, comedies and thrillers, all of them pervaded with an ambiguous sense of menace. While the retrospective omits great films including Macbeth, The Pianist and Tess, as well as lesser works, these ten are all worthy of a look. Here are Time Out's reviews, ranked in order of unmissability.
Roman: 10 x Polanski films ranked
Read our reviews of the ten films screening in the Polanski retrospective