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Carrera, Carlos 1962-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 187 publications in 7 languages and 2,212 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Police films  History  Historical films  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Children's television programs  Juvenile works  Educational television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Restager , Performer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carlos Carrera
The crime of Padre Amaro = El crimen del Padre Amaro by Carlos Carrera( Visual )

76 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame de moeurs. Amaro, un prêtre nouvellement ordonné, arrive dans la petite ville de Los Reyes afin d'y seconder le père Benito, un religieux d'expérience chargé par le diocèse de prendre le jeune homme sous son aile. Sous ses dehors vertueux, Benito cache quelques secrets inavouables, notamment une liaison sexuelle avec la restauratrice Sanjuanera et la fréquentation de criminels locaux dont il blanchit l'argent en échange de dons charitables. Amaro ne demeure pas en reste très longtemps, puisqu'il s'engage bientôt dans une relation amoureuse secrète avec Amelia, la fille adolescente de Sanjuanera. Mais lorsque la jeune fille tombe enceinte, il veut la forcer à se faire avorter, ce qui entraînera des conséquences tragiques
Backyard( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siden midten av 90-tallet har hundrevis av kvinner forsvunnet eller blitt gjenfunnet som solbrente lik i ørkenen ved grensen mellom USA og Mexico. Politikvinnen Blanca går imot ordre fra sine overordnede og starter sin egen undersøkelse av forsvinningene. Det hun avslører er verre enn hun kunne ane, og strekker seg langt inn i hjertet av samfunnet. Filmen har karakteren 7,1/10 i IMDB
La mujer de Benjamín by Carlos Carrera( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 173 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 )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 144 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
Cuentos de hadas para dormir cocodrilos = Bedtime fairy tale for crocodiles( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 125 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
La habitación( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Spanish and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told across eight different stories taking place in one 100-year-old room, the film explores the secret lives of its inhabitants, from the beginning of the twentieth century to the dawn of the new millennium. This intricately-woven film gives a compelling and profound portrait of modern Mexico from eight of the country's new breed of cinematic storytellers
Sin remitente = No return address( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 71 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
La mujer de Benjamín by Carlos Carrera( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un embrujo( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Mexican port town of Progreso beginning in the late twenties, Un embrujo tells the story of Eliseo, the son of an impoverished longshoreman and union leader. Beginning with the forbidden affair he has as a young boy with Felipa, a local school teacher, Eliseo's life is overwhelmed by passion, gossip, political persecution, and witchcraft
Cero y van cuatro( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cuatro paradojas del sitema judicial mexicano causantes de la inseguridad en que vivimos dentro del Distrito Federal"--Container
Die Versuchung des Padre Amaro( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pater Amaros forbrydelse El crimen del Padre Amaro( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of Mexico( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told across eight different stories taking place in one 100-year-old room, the film explores the secret lives of its inhabitants, from the beginning of the twentieth century to the dawn of the new millennium. This intricately-woven film gives a compelling and profound portrait of modern Mexico from eight of the country's new breed of cinematic storytellers
El crimen del Padre Amaro by Carlos Carrera( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cero y van cuatro ; Manos libres( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manos libres: Two mediocre law students from Mexico city plan a virtual kidnapping of a journalist daughter, so they can have a party weekend
Capadocia : [un lugar sin perdón]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cappadocia is the name of a women's prison in Mexico City. It is full of political interests and power struggles. There are two projects as antagonistic as their leaders: one humanitarian, led by Teresa Lagos who seeks to implement a comprehensive rehabilitation program for women in prison, and another commercial by Federico Márquez, who is seeking to benefit from cheap prison labor, covered by social discourse teach them a trade that allows them to rejoin society
La verdad nos hara libres : cortometrajes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Con motivo del 60 Aniversario de la Universidad Iberoamericana, el Departamento de Comunicación decidió contribuir a la celebración mediante la convocatoria a egresados de la carrera de Comunicación de esta universidad para que se hicieran cargo de la dirección de una serie de cortometrajes cuyo tema central fuera la interpretación libre del lema de la Universidad: "La verdad nos hara libres."--Envase
Taĭna ott︠s︡a Amaro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Russian and held by 0 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
Backyard( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crime of Father Amaros( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently ordained a priest, 24 year-old Father Amaro (Gael Garcia Bernal) is sent to a small parish church in Los Reyes. At first shocked, he soon finds himself in a moral predicament of his own when Amelia (Ana Claudia Talancon), a beautiful 16 year old girl whose religious devotion borders on obsession, falls deeply in love with him and they become entangled in a passionate sexual relationship
 
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Sin remitente = No return address
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Carlos Carrera filmregisseur uit Mexico

Carlos Carrera Mexican film director

Carlos Carrera réalisateur mexicain

Carlos Carrera regista messicano

Carrera González, Luis Carlos.

Carrera González, Luis Carlos 1962-

Carrera, Luis 1962-

Carrera, Luis Carlos.

Carrera, Luis Carlos 1962-

González, Luis Carlos Carrera.

González, Luis Carlos Carrera 1962-

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