Leos Carax


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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 20 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

Holy Motors Director
(2012)
Mauvais Sang Director
(1986)
Boy Meets Girl Director
(1984)
Tokyo! Director
(2008)

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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Personal Quote:

[on Denis Lavant playing Alex in Holy Motors (2012)] 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. See more »

Trivia:

His professional name, Leos Carax, is an anagram of his first and middle names, "Alex Oscar." See more »

Trademark:

Usually casts his partners as main female characters: Mireille Perrier in Boy Meets Girl (1984), Yekaterina Golubeva in Pola X (1999) and Juliette Binoche in Mauvais Sang (1986) and The Lovers on the Bridge (1991). See more »

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Sagittarius

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