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  1. Journey to the WestRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | New Yorker

    ... It opens with a cutaneous closeup of a face that dominates the screen like a landscape: the face of the actor Denis Lavant, the fierce icon of modern French cinema, whose breath fills the soundtrack like the wind. His virtual companion, a red-robed ...

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  2. ScarJo's Alien SeductressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... films possible, and make Carax's works so incredible. One person, in particular-the intense and intelligent Denis Lavant, a beast of an actor, where in Holy Motors he plays a man who is escorted in a limousine-another one of the holy motors of the ...

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  3. Body Snatcher: Under the SkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The L Magazine

    ... hint of the drive-by grubbiness of "Karma Police" and UNKLE's "Rabbit in Your Headlights," in which a babbling Denis Lavant gets clipped again and again by passing cars; likewise, it's not surprising that the obsidian void where Johansson lures her ...

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  4. This year's New Directors/New Films is a CorkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... embodied, by Joshua Burge, whose astonishing performance harnesses an almost feral intensity, like a young Denis Lavant. He works as a temp in a banking office, where his grifting reigns unchecked: We find him enjoying two-hour lunch breaks, ...

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  5. Did you read about the polar vortex, marijuana taxes, and Kanye West?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    That Chicago is only the eighth most unequal city in the country when it comes to the gap between rich and poor? - Mara Shalhoup That Colorado is already raking in far more in marijuana taxes than anticipated, adding $100 million in spending to next year's budget? - Mick Dumke This interview with French actor and former acrobat Denis Lavant , where ... (more)

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  6. Berlinale 2014: Zen time - " Tsai Ming-liang's Journey to the WestRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Sight and Sound

    ... in a spiritual and muscular Zen exercise. There are two additions here - that 'axiom' of French art cinema Denis Lavant , and the city of Marseilles. Lavant is seen in extreme close-up in the opening shot, his face cast in shadow and as craggy as ...

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  7. Journey to the West (Xi You): Berlin ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... case means Marseilles, as busy people ignore him or politely look the other way. One man, however (played by Denis Lavant ), decides to imitate his penitential steps and follows him like a disciple. We have previously seen the man's suffering face ...

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  8. To Helmand and backRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... short films written and directed by him, including Low Street (2004) starring the chameleon-like French actor Denis Lavant. "With my small production company, I thought that if we structured it right we could produce it ourselves," Petch says. ...

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  9. To Helmand and backRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... short films written and directed by him, including Low Street (2004) starring the chameleon-like French actor Denis Lavant. "With my small production company, I thought that if we structured it right we could produce it ourselves," Petch says. ...

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  10. Mr Leos CaraxRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | Film Threat

    ... and Eva Mendes. But the main person in the film who provides insight to Carax is his longtime collaborator Denis Lavant, who quickly becomes recognized as Carax's alter-ego. The fact these two men met and clicked so perfectly is an amazing, almost ...

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  11. The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2013 | The L Magazine

    ... time, Sang exists in a recognizable near-future (which, as it was made in 1986, could be now) in which Alex (Denis Lavant) joins a team (led by Michel Piccoli) to recover an antidote for STBO, an indiscriminate killer of young, dispassionate lovers. ...

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  12. The Triumph of Leos Carax's Mauvais SangRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2013 | The Village Voice

    ... his work captures ineffable states of being. Those outsize emotions are housed in the peewee, pliable body of Denis Lavant, less than a year younger than Carax and the writer-director's acknowledged alter ego. Lavant has starred in four of Carax's ...

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  13. Goings on About Town: MoviesRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2013 | The New Yorker

    ... Leos Carax. The neo-noir plot concerns Marc (Michel Piccoli), an older gangster who lures Alex (Denis Lavant), the son of his slain cohort, into a plot to break into a laboratory and steal an AIDS-like virus. Along the way, Marc's mistress, Anna ...

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  14. 80% Mauvais SangRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2013 | Rotten Tomatoes

    ... (Michel Piccoli), who is deep in debt and desperate for cash, to steal the drug; Marc enlists the aid of Alex (Denis Lavant), the teenage son of one of his close friends, to help pull off the robbery. Alex is in love with Lise (Julie Delpy), a girl ...

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