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Carrera, Carlos 1962-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 160 publications in 5 languages and 2,087 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.M45, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Carlos Carrera
The crime of Padre Amaro by Carlos Carrera ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,069 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 )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 275 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 )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 154 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 141 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 )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 118 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 )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 79 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 44 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
La mujer de Benjamín by Carlos Carrera ( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La mujer de Benjamín Benjamin's woman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 19 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
Un embrujo ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 18 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."
Cero y van cuatro ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cuatro paradojas del sitema judicial mexicano causantes de la inseguridad en que vivimos dentro del Distrito Federal"--Container
The crime of Father Amaro El crimen del Padre Amaro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 15 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
Cuentos de hadas para dormir cocodrilos Fairy tales to put crocodiles to sleep ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arcángel padece insomnio. Su mujer Teresa lo abandona. Arcángel recibe un mensaje de su hermano informando que su padre está muy enfermo. Arcángel y su hijo viajan al pueblo natal, la casa luce abandonada, sólo está Isabel, una vieja y misteriosa lugareña. Su padre y su hermano han muerto años atrás. Lo que traerá como consecuencia una serie de relatos sobre sus antepasados que le harán reflexionar sobre su origen e identidad. Así como entender mejor el futuro que le espera a él y a su familia
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 ( )
2 editions published in 1870 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crime of Padre Amaro ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a handsome young Catholic priest who succumbs to temptation and corruption after being sent to a new church in Los Reyes, Mexico
El crimen del Padre Amaro un conflicto entre la ambición y el amor by Carlos Carrera ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 7 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
El Crimen del Padre Amaro Zločin očeta Amara ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Čeprav temelji na romanu, ki je zgodbo umestil v 19. stoletje, se film dogaja v današnji Mehiki, kjer spremljamo mladega duhovnika, ki po škofovem navodilu pride v majhno župnijo. Sprva vse teče kot po maslu, potem pa se mladenič zaplete v politične spletke in prepovedane strasti
Die Versuchung des Padre Amaro ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Carrera González, Luis Carlos.
Carrera González, Luis Carlos 1962-
Carrera, Luis Carlos.
Carrera, Luis Carlos 1962-
González, Luis Carlos Carrera.
González, Luis Carlos Carrera 1962-
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