STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,706 this week

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 »

Scary Good: IMDb's Guide to Horror

Can't get enough of movies and TV shows that scare up a good fright? Check out Scary Good, IMDb's Horror Entertainment Guide.

Enter if you dare

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 46 people
created 27 Jan 2014
 
a list of 25 people
created 05 Sep 2014
 
a list of 37 people
created 31 May 2015
 
a list of 38 people
created 18 Nov 2015
 
a list of 37 people
created 05 Dec 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Leos Carax's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 18 wins & 28 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

Hide Hide Show Show Director (15 credits)
 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)
Show Show Actor (9 credits)
Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (8 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
Edit

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.

Trivia:

The retrospective viewing of Leos Carax 's movies was organized as part of the official program during 2007 Golden Apricot International Film Festival held in Yerevan, Armenia. See more »

Trademark:

Long run/walk side shots. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page