The Resource Holy motors, a film by Leos Carax

Holy motors, a film by Leos Carax

Label
Holy motors
Title
Holy motors
Statement of responsibility
a film by Leos Carax
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
fre
Summary
  • Monsieur Oscar, a mysterious, shadowy character, spends a day traveling through Paris in a limousine driven by his loyal chauffeur, Celine. During his travel, he journeys from one life to the next, taking on the appearances of a wide variety of characters, including a captain of industry, an assassin, a beggar, a monster, a reptilian sex god, a melancholy father, and a dying old man
  • "Only dream logic - give or take pure cinema ? can begin to explain the wacky beauty of what goes on here."--Variety
  • "Here is a film that is exasperating..."--Roger Ebert
  • "This is the most exhilarating cinema ride of 2012."--Toronto Star
  • "A crazy-beautiful reverie about movies, love, and the love of movies..."--Entertainment Weekly
  • "It's an exhilarating trip of movie madness and sadness."--Time Magazine
  • "Holy Motors, fueled by pure feeling, is a dream of a movie you want to get lost in."--Rolling Stone
  • "A dream of the movies that looks like a movie of dreams."--New York Times
  • "Unclassifiable, expansive, and breathtaking?"--Village Voice
  • "A deliciously preposterous piece of filmmaking?"--Hollywood Reporter
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Leos Carax
Intended audience
OFRB rating: 14A
Language note
French audio; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Edith Scob, Eva Mendes, Denis Lavant, Kylie Minogue
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mendes, Eva
  • Minogue, Kylie
  • Lavant, Denis
  • Scob, Edith
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Automobile travel
  • Shapeshifting
  • Drama
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Holy motors, a film by Leos Carax
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn824565584
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 115 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476092928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 10023025
  • ID9292
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)824565584
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Holy motors, a film by Leos Carax
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn824565584
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 115 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476092928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 10023025
  • ID9292
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)824565584
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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