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With only three feature films, Carlos Carrera is considered one of the best young directors of the new Mexican cinema. He began as an animator at 12 years old and wrote, produced and directed a number of animated-shorts before filming his first live-action movie, a docummentary short titled Vestidito Blanco como la Leche Nido, Un (1989). He ... See full bio »

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La mujer de Benjamín
Un embrujo
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 2017 Dogma (TV Series) (post-production)
 2016 Tales of Mexico (attached)
 2014 Dos Lunas (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Fantasmas (2014)
- Al Borde (2014)
- La Caída (2014)
  Capadocia (TV Series) (7 episodes, 2008 - 2012) (co-director - 1 episode, 2008)
- Ovejas y Lobos (2012)
 2010 On Childhood
 2009 Backyard
 2008 Terminales (TV Series)
 2006 Sexo, amor y otras perversiones (segment "María en el Elevador")
 2004 Cero y van 4 (segment "Barbacoa de Chivo")
 2004 De raíz (Short)
 1999 Brisa de Navidad (Documentary short)
 1998 Un embrujo
 1994 Sombras de la Malinche (Documentary short)
 1994 El héroe (Short)
 1993 Un vestidito blanco como la leche nido (Documentary short)
 1991 Infamia
 1991 Los mejores deseos (Short)
 1990 Amada (Short) (as Luis Carlos Carrera)
 1989 La paloma azul (Documentary short)
 1988 Malayerba nunca muerde (Short)
 1988 Un muy cortometraje (Short) (as Luis Carlos Carrera)
 1986 Cuando me vaya (Documentary short) (as Luis Carlos Carrera)
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Other Works:

Carlos Carrera and Ignacio Ortiz. La Mujer de Benjamin: the screenplay. Mexico: Ediciones El Milagro, 1993.

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Alternate Names:

Luis Carlos Carrera | Luis Carrera

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