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Carrera, Carlos 1962-

Overview
Works: 42 works in 181 publications in 6 languages and 2,237 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Police films  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Children's television programs  Educational television programs  Documentary films  Horror films 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer
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 )

47 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,111 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 by Ross McElwee( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 332 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 )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Natividad, a beautiful young woman, who dreams of leaving her small town behind and traveling the world, is looking for help to achieve her goal. Is her best bet the handsome delivery man, Leandro, or the middle-aged, somewhat slow-witted Benjamin, who is secretly in love with her? Acting on his friends' ill-advised suggestions, Benjamin kidnaps Natividad in hopes of forcing her to love him, which sets into action a series of unforeseen events"--Container
La vida conyugal( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 142 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 2006 in Spanish and held by 126 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
Return to sender by Bille August( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 74 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
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 )

2 editions 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 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Un embrujo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 20 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."
Canto general by Carlos Carrera( Book )

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

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
Atisbos en verde by Carlos Carrera( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poesía infantil by Carlos Carrera( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuentos chicos : para escuela y colegio by Carlos Carrera( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El decamerón de los niños by Carlos Carrera( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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Alternative Names
Carlos Carrera filmregisseur uit Mexico

Carlos Carrera Mexican film director

Carlos Carrera regista messicano

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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