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  1. International Lens: Mauvais Sang Screens Tonight at Sarratt CinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Nashville Scene

    ... them all. The plot of his 1986 second feature - involving an acrobatic teen (Carax's favored leading man Denis Lavant) pressed by gangsters and femme fatale Juliette Binoche into swiping the serum to an AIDS-like blood disease - is pure pulp in ...

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  2. Boy Meets GirlRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... is as much a document of mid-80s Paris as it is a story of love, but it makes for an intriguing debut. Alex (Denis Lavant, Lovers on a Bridge ) is an aspiring filmmaker who's about to go in the Army. His girlfriend has just left him for his best ...

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  3. Mauvais SangRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... new virus is attacking people who have sex without love. Marc (Michel Piccoli, Belle de Jour ) recruits Alex (Denis Lavant, Beau Travail ), a card shark with big dreams, to break into a laboratory to steal the cure. Alex commits, even dumping the ...

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  4. New indie DVDs for August 26Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... nowadays. An excellent cast of supporters enriches this period piece of historical revenge, which includes Denis Lavant ("Holy Motors"), Sergi Lopez ("Pan's Labyrinth") and Bruno Ganz ("Downfall"). Available to rent or buy on Blu-Ray and DVD from ...

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  5. Bad romance, the Apocalypse and a Multigenerational FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... juxtaposes indelible scenes with commentary from critics and Mr. Carax's signature actors- Juliette Binoche, Denis Lavant -and an atmospheric style meant to reflect the filmmaker's aura of mystery. French filmmaker Chris Marker died two years ago at ...

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  6. 'Carax Meets Linklater' in Castro Theatre's Carax/Linjklater seriesRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... from his very first film. With exclusive archival materials, interviews with his closest collaborators (such as Denis Lavant), and excerpts from his favorite films, Tessa Louise-SalomA 's documentary attempts to put together a few pieces of the ...

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  7. A Tumultuous Tale of Boy Meets GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Hyperallergic

    ... In this permanently nighttime Parisian setting, Carax's frequent collaborator and longtime alter ego, Denis Lavant, plays Alex, an aspiring filmmaker, petty thief, and, allegedly, soon-to-be solider. Wandering the streets, Alex grieves and rages ...

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  8. Leos Carax's 1984 Debut Boy Meets Girl Returns to the the Big Screen at Film ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... - sudden and electrifying. The film concerns an aspiring young filmmaker, a glum twentysomething named Alex (Denis Lavant), abandoned by one girlfriend and entranced by another. He spends his days shoplifting records and devising titles for movies ...

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