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Leos Carax


Leos Carax made several short films and also wrote film criticism, then at the age of 24 years made a very strong first feature Boy Meets Girl (1984). The film played at the 1984 Cannes film festival and was a critical triumph. It paved the way for Carax's second feature Mauvais Sang (1986) (Bad Blood). That film was a giant step forward in the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 18 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Holy Motors
Holy Motors Director
(2012)
The Lovers on the Bridge
(1991)
Tokyo!
Tokyo! Director
(2008)
Mauvais Sang
Mauvais Sang Director
(1986)

Filmography

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 2014 Gradiva (Short)
 2012 Holy Motors
 2010 42 One Dream Rush (Short)
 2008 Tokyo! (segment "Merde")
 2006 My Last Minute (Short)
 2003 Carla Bruni: Tout le monde (Video short)
 2002 Carla Bruni: Quelqu'un m'a dit (Video short)
 1999 Pola X
 1997/I Sans titre (Short)
 1986 Mauvais Sang
 1980 Strangulation Blues (Short)
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1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Denis Lavant playing Alex in Holy Motors] If Denis had said no, I would have offered the part to Lon Chaney or to Chaplin. Or to Peter Lorre or Michel Simon, all of whom are dead.

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Cousin is actor Jon Alex. See more »

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His films usually focus on theme of love between a man and a woman. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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