Leos Carax

Film Director
Born Nov 22, 1960
Age 54
Hometown Suresnes
Other Names Alexandre Oscar D...

Leos Carax is a French-born film director, critic, and writer. Carax is noted for his poetic style and his tortured depictions of love. His first major work was Boy Meets Girl (1984), and his notable works include Lovers on the Bridge (1991) and the controversial Pola X (1999). His professional name is an anagram of his first and middle names.… Read More

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  • Christopher Atamian: Holy Motors! Leos Carax Is Back
    Huffington Post - Jan 31, 2013
  • Jon Eig: Obligatory Oscar Reaction
    Huffington Post - Jan 10, 2013
  • Brian Formo: 2012 Year In Film: The Studios Stepped Up, But Independent And International Still Tops
    Huffington Post - Dec 28, 2012
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    San Francisco Chronicle - Dec 21, 2012


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1960 Birth Born on November 22, 1960.


1986 25 Years Old He followed the piece with the science fiction themed Bad Blood in 1986, which alienated some of his audience, but the work continued to explore the complexities of love in the modern world, this time through a darker, more criminal viewpoint. … Read More


2012 51 Years Old Carax' new film in 2012, titled Holy Motors stars his regular collaborator, Denis Lavant. … Read More
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