WorldCat Identities

Carrera, Carlos 1962-

Overview
Works: 58 works in 209 publications in 4 languages and 2,312 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.M45, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carlos Carrera
The crime of Padre Amaro by Carlos Carrera( Visual )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thought-provoking Spanish drama. A recently ordained priest (Gael Garcia Bernal) is sent to help an aging priest run a small parish church in rural Mexico. Upon arriving at his new post, he meets a beautiful young woman with a religious passion that borders on obsession. Quickly, her passion for her faith becomes helplessly entangled in a growing attraction to the new priest. But when the handsome priest crosses the line that separates temptation from sin, he finds himself torn between the divine and the carnal, the righteous and the unjust
Backyard( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about the unsolved murders of hundreds of women over the past several years in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. The true story of the border town of Juarez, Mexico where since the mid-90's thousands of women have gone missing or turned up as sun-burnt corpses in the desert. Can new police captain Blanca Bravo stop the savagery?
La mujer de Benjamín by Carlos Carrera( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film narrates the story of how Natividad, a 17 year-old girl is bored living at home and in the same town. She dreams of travelling around the world, maybe with a handsome truck driver. The life of Benjamin is also narrated. Benjamin is a 50 year old man, who lives under the guardianship of his sister and is considered the town's fool. Benjamin falls in love with Natividad. Incited by his friends, he kidnaps her
La vida conyugal( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a couple that gets married with the idea of 'living together until death do them part'. However, as years go by, the couple faces the common problems of marriage. Jacqueline, the wife, decides to solve these problems by recurring to an unorthodox method: killing her husband. Narrated in an ironical tone, the film tackles the story of the unique couple, and of Jacqueline's attempt to reach her goal"--Container
Cuentos de hadas para dormir cocodrilos Bedtime fairy tale for crocodiles( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of a story of magical realism featuring superstition, ambition, and treason. A man who suffers from insomnia is forced to confront a dark and mysterious past when he heeds a call from his brother. Upon traveling to his hometown, he finds out that both his brother and his father died years ago and that his family is under a menacing curse
Sin remitente No return address( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely, aging postal worker, Andres is disturbed by the loud parties thrown by his young neighbor, Mariana. When he alerts the police to one of her parties, she plots revenge, sending him anonymous love letters, inventing a suicidal secret admirer. He hires a detective to locate the phantom woman. Meanwhile, his neighbor finds herself involved in an unrequited love affair as heartless as her own hoax
Backyard El traspatio( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic policewoman arrives in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, to investigate the murder of one of many women, victims of a serial killer
Odas al vuelo by Carlos Carrera( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 gajos by Carlos Carrera( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonetario by Carlos Carrera( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crime of Father Amaro El crimen del Padre Amaro( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recently ordained priest is sent to a small parish church in rural Mexico to help an aging priest. Upon arriving at his new post, he meets a beautiful young woman with a religious passion that borders on obsession. Quickly her passion for her faith becomes entangled in a growing attraction to the new priest. When the priest crosses the line that seperates temptation from sin, he finds himself torn between the devine and the carnal, the righteous and the unjust
La mujer de Benjamín by Carlos Carrera( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itinerario by Carlos Carrera( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canto general by Carlos Carrera( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un embrujo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Es la historia del joven Eliseo, hijo de un estibador rudo y pobre. A sus 13 años de edad sueña con el mundo exterior y pretende escapar del destino de su padre Fabián. La dureza de su padre le hace buscar un refugio en casa de su maestra Felipa, aunque ella sólo tiene ojos para Bruno, un marinero que la visita secreta y esporádicamente. Lo que comienaza como un encuentro de dos personas solitarias que disfrutan de su mútua compañia. Se convierte en la iniciación de Eliseo al amor apasionado. Su relación se deteriora cuando el cadáver de Bruno es arrastrado por las olas a las playas del puerto y se difunde un rumor: Felipa lo hizo volver por un embrujo."
La mujer de Benjamín Benjamin's woman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men, both obsessed with the same young woman, try to take possession of her: one through kidnapping, the other through attempted rape
Cero y van cuatro( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cuatro paradojas del sitema judicial mexicano causantes de la inseguridad en que vivimos dentro del Distrito Federal"--Contenedor
Los cuentos de Cirilo by Carlos Carrera( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le crime du père Amaro by Carlos Carrera( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeune idéaliste, le père Amaro entre au séminaire de Los Reyes. Il fait bientôt la connaissance d'Amélia, jeune fille pure et très croyante. Leur foi commune les rapproche... et la tentation se fait de plus en plus grande. Mais bien qu'il découvre certaines facettes peu glorieuses de l'Eglise, Amaro ne souhaite pas renoncer à sa vocation
Alegato de defensa de los ciudadanos Agustín Madrid y Abraham Arróniz by Carlos Carrera( Book )

2 editions published in 1870 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sin remitente No return address
Alternative Names
Carlos Carrera Mexican film director

Carlos Carrera regista messicano

Carrera Gonzlez, Luis Carlos.

Carrera Gonzlez, Luis Carlos 1962-

Carrera, Luis Carlos.

Carrera, Luis Carlos 1962-

Gonzlez, Luis Carlos Carrera.

Gonzlez, Luis Carlos Carrera 1962-

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