WorldCat Identities

Carax, Léos

Overview
Works: 87 works in 342 publications in 6 languages and 2,286 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Scenarist, Performer, Actor, Lyricist, Composer, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Léos Carax
Les amants du Pont-Neuf The lovers on the bridge by Léos Carax ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in French and English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young painter with failing eyesight ends up sleeping rough on the Pont-Neuf, Paris' oldest bridge. There she meets a fire-eating punk and they fall in love
Holy motors by Léos Carax ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This surreal dream-like drama follows Monsieur Oscar, a shadowy character who journeys from one appointment to the next and one life to the next. Driven to nine mysterious appointments in a white limousine by his chauffeur Celine, Oscar transforms himself into a series of entirely different identities. He is, in turn, company chairman, family man, beggar, monster, murderer... "--Container
Tokyo! by Michel Gondry ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De M.Gondry, un jeune couple s'installe à Tokyo... "Merde" de L.Carax, une ignoble créature apparaît dans les rues de Tokyo.... "Shaking Tokyo" de Bong Joon-ho : un hikikomori tombe amoureux
Pola X by Léos Carax ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young, successful author is haunted by a recurring dream of a woman obscured in darkness
Mauvais sang The night is young by Léos Carax ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of underworld intrigue and romance set in the near future in Paris
Boy meets girl by Léos Carax ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aspiring filmmaker and a suicidal young woman, both reeling from failed romances, embark on an affair that has disastrous consequences
Die Liebenden von Pont-Neuf ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein heruntergekommener junger Asozialer, der sich unter der Pariser Brücke Pont-Neuf eingerichtet hat, begegnet einer jungen Malerin, die zu erblinden droht und sich aus ihrer bürgerlichen Welt in die der Außenseiter flüchtet. Ihre heftige Liebe erhält wider alle Umstände eine Zukunft, als sie ihre Ängste überwinden
Juliette Binoche ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vier speelfilms met Juliette Binoche in de hoofdrol
Les amants du Pont-Neuf by Léos Carax ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Night is young Mauvais sang ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Lear fear and loathing, a study, an approach, a clearing, no thing : a picture shot in the back ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An experimental adaptation of Shakespeare's King Lear: set at an exotic European resort, Godard assembles a vast array of characters whose bizarre personalities and troubled lives bear an eerie resemblance to the delirium of Shakespeare's classic
The lovers on the bridge Les amants du Pont-Neuf ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A homeless artist who is losing her sight, Michele finds herself drawn into a passionate relationship with a troubled street performer named Alex. Then, despite all obstacles, they together find love and shelter on the famed Pont-Neuf bridge in Paris. But, in time, their unlikely love will be tested as Michele's secret past catches up with her
Leos Carax : three disc collection ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1: Boy meets girl. "Carax's debut, shot in black and white to magnificent effect, blends dark humor with a gentle love story. Frequent Carax collaborator Denis Lavant plays Alex, who wanders the streets at night after his girl has jilted him in favour of his best friend. Elsewhere, Mireille is having problems with her boyfriend; their paths are destined to cross."--Container. (100 mins.)
The house by Šarūnas Bartas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tokyo! 3 réalisateurs - 1 ville ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catherine Deneuve essential actor series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Disc 1] Marianne is the wife of a famous diamond jeweler. When he suddenly commits suicide, she learns that the business is in shambles and she is drawn back into the jewel dealing world. Forced to sell a cache of stolen gems her husband hid in their home, she finds herself confronted by plenty of would-be suitors, including the Russian mafia and the De Beers diamond cartel. [disc 2] A young, successful author is haunted by a recurring dream of a woman obscured in darkness. [disc 3] The beautiful Madame de Merteuil seeks vengeance when her ex-lover tells her that he is now engaged to her young goddaughter, Cécile. She turns to her partner-in-crime, Valmont, famous for his Don Juan reputation to seduce Cécile. Valmont gets sidetracked when he goes to visit his aunt and falls for Madame Tourvel, a virtuous, married woman who knows of his womanizing ways, but that only makes the challenge more exciting to Valmont. Together, Madame de Merteuil and Valmont make a dangerous team and they will stop at nothing when it comes to matters of the heart. [disc 4] Expertly mixes comedy, tragedy, and melodrama to tell the emotionally gripping story of the interesting lives of two former lovers
Pola X ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quelqu'un m'a dit by Carla Bruni ( )
in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los Amantes del Pont-Neuf ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dupont, Alexandre Oscar
カラックス, レオス
Languages
French (191)
German (26)
English (16)
Japanese (15)
Spanish (2)
Russian (1)
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