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A downloaded movie used eMule with Morricone's music in a part
"Before Night Falls" and its music by Morricone(2000)-B
The movie was provided by Lajiao
Relative music site
01, 02, 03
Only used "Sorrounding The Casbah" composed by Ennio Morricone
Before Night Falls
Before Night Falls
About the composer Carter Burwell (More)
Carter Burwell (born November 18, 1955, in New York City) is a composer of film scores. He graduated from King School in Stamford, Connecticut,[citation needed] and Harvard College.

composer Carter Burwell
As a film composer, Burwell has had a long working relationship with the Coen brothers, providing music for every film they have made. He enjoys working with left-field directors and has also scored Spike Jonze's films. Among his best known non–Coen Brothers film scores are And the Band Played On (1993), Conspiracy Theory (1997), Hamlet (2000), The Spanish Prisoner (1997), and Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007).

Burwell married Christine Sciulli in 1999.[1]

Thick Pigeon
Burwell once played in a band named Thick Pigeon with Stanton Miranda. The group only released two albums, Too Crazy Cowboys and Miranda Dali. On Burwell's soundtrack for Psycho III, Miranda was a featured singer.(see here)

Music works
ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2003 Won ASCAP Award Top Box Office Films
for: The Rookie (2002)

2000 Won ASCAP Award Top Box Office Films
for: The General's Daughter (1999)

1998 Won ASCAP Award Top Box Office Films
for: Conspiracy Theory (1997)

BAFTA Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2001 Nominated Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
for: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Shared with:
T-Bone Burnett

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2001 Nominated CFCA Award Best Original Score
for: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Shared with:
T-Bone Burnett

1997 Won CFCA Award Best Original Score
for: Fargo (1996)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2001 Won FFCC Award Best Soundtrack and Score
for: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Shared with:
T-Bone Burnett

Gotham Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
1999 Won Below-The-Line Award  
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
1998 Won LAFCA Award Best Music
for: Gods and Monsters (1998)
Tied with Elliot Goldenthal for The Butcher Boy (1997).
Online Film Critics Society Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2001 Nominated OFCS Award Best Original Score
for: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Shared with:
T-Bone Burnett

Ottawa International Animation Festival
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
1978 2nd place OIAF Award First Films
for: Help, I'm Being Crushed to Death by a Black Rectangle (1978)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2001 Nominated PFCS Award Best Original Score
for: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Shared with:
T-Bone Burnett

Venice Film Festival
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2000 Won Rota Soundtrack Award
for: Before Night Falls (2000)

World Soundtrack Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2001 Nominated World Soundtrack Award WSA Best Original Soundtrack of the Year
for: Before Night Falls (2000)

WSA Soundtrack Composer of the Year
for: A Knight's Tale (2001)
Also for Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 (2000) and Before Night Falls (2000).
The number in our chronological catalogue of the movie is 2000-04, but it is not an official catalogue, because the movie only used one music composed by Ennio Morricone, its name is "Sorrounding The Casbah"
The music composed by Ennio Morricone in the movie
The show in the IMDB soundtrack
Sorrounding The Casbah
The show in the soundtrack
Sorrounding The Casbah
The show in the in 环球影酷
Sorrounding The Casbah
But it ("Sorrounding The Casbah") hasn't been shown in OST catalogue of the movie in many web site
Before Night Falls OST
Before Night Falls OST
Before Night Falls OST
After search and study, we found the "Sorrounding The Casbah"(below left), it is a music in the movie "Battle of Algiers", but then its Italian name is "Gennaio 1957: accerchiamento della Casbah"(below right)
"Sorrounding The Casbah"in Amazon
"Gennaio 1957: accerchiamento della Casbah" in Moviegrooves
Sorrounding The Casbah
Sorrounding The Casbah
Below the OST of the movie "Battle of Algiers ("La Bataille d'Alger"), you can also find the OST below list (or here.) It is 9th music below
the OST of the movie "Battle of Algiers" ("La Bataille d'Alger")(here)
"Battle of Algiers
"Battle of Algiers
"La Bataille d'Alger"
La Bataille d'Alger"
algeri - 1 novembre 1954
rue de tebes
giugno 1956 - gli attentati
il bastone e la carota (marcia)
il dolore sulla casbah (Sorrow in the Casbah )
tema di ali
luglio 1956 - gli attentati
matrimonio clandestino
gennaio 1957 - accerchiamento della casbah (January 1957: Surrounding the Casbah )
le torture
algeri - 1 novembre 1954 (#2)
pace apparente
cospirazione seconda
tema di ali (#2)
fine della battaglia
We have found the music gennaio 1957 - accerchiamento della casbah (January 1957: Surrounding the Casbah )in the movie "Battle of Algiers". It is in the period 65'06"-65'43" ( Total length of the movie is 119'57"). Below is a part of front and back in the music ( total 3'36", the music is in 00'45"-01'22"of the part. It located 64'23"-67'59" of the whole movie)
A part of "Battle of Algiers", total 3'36" and located 64'23"--67'59" of whole movie
Then we have to study the meaning of Casbah
About Casbah
The Casbah (French) or as transliterated from Arabic Qasba (from qasba, ????, 'citadel') is specifically the citadel of Algiers and the traditional quarter clustered round it. More generally, kasbah denotes the walled citadel of many North African cities and towns. The word made its way into English from French in the late 19th century (the Oxford English Dictionary says 1895), and continues to be spelled as acquired from that language.

In Rabat, the capital of Morocco since 1912, the Casbah of the Oudaya is the military barracks encircled by walls with gates, built in the 16th and 17th centuries on ancient foundations.

Kasbah of Algiers
Kasbah of Algiers
Casbah of Algiers The Casbah of Algiers is founded on the ruins of old Icosium. It is a small city which, built on a hill, goes down towards the sea, divided in two: the High city and the Low city. One finds there masonries and mosques of the 17th century; Ketchaoua mosque (built in 1794 by the Dey Baba Hassan) flanked of two minarets, mosque el Djedid (1660, at the time of Turkish regency) with its large finished ovoid cupola points some and its four coupolettes, mosque El Kébir (oldest of the mosques, it was built by almoravide Youssef Ibn Tachfin and rebuilt later in 1794), mosque Ali Betchnin (Ra?s, 1623), Dar Aziza, palate of Jénina. To outsiders, the Casbah appears to be a confusing labyrinth of lanes and dead-end alleys flanked by picturesque houses; however if one loses oneself there, it is enough to go down again towards the sea to reposition oneself.
Casbah and "Battle of Algiers" (here and more)

Subject matter

The film depicts an episode in the war of independence in then-French Algeria, in the capital city of Algiers. It reconstructs the events of November 1954 to December 1960 in Algiers during the Algerian War of Independence, beginning with the organization of revolutionary cells in the Casbah. From there, it depicts the conflict between native Algerians and European settlers (pied-noirs) in which the two sides exchange acts of increasing violence, leading to the introduction of French paratroopers, under the direction of General Massu and then Colonel Bigeard, to root out the National Liberation Front (FLN). The paratroopers are depicted as "winning" the battle by neutralizing the whole FLN leadership through assassination or capture. However, the film ends with a coda, depicting demonstrations and rioting by native Algerians for independence, in which it is suggested that though the French have won the Battle of Algiers, they have lost the war.

The narrative is composed mostly of illustrations of the tactics of both the FLN insurgency and the French counter insurgency, as well as the uglier incidents in the national liberation struggle. It unflinchingly shows atrocities being committed by both sides against civilians. The FLN is shown taking over the Casbah through summary execution of native Algerian criminals and others considered traitors, as well as using terrorism to harass civilian French colonials. The French colonialists are shown using lynch mobs and indiscriminate violence against natives. Paratroops are shown employing torture, intimidation and murder to combat the FLN and Algerian National Movement (MNA) insurgents.

Refraining from the conventions of the historical epic, Pontecorvo and Solinas chose not to have a protagonist but several characters based on figures in the conflict. The film begins and ends from the point of view of Ali la Pointe, played by Brahim Hagiag, who corresponds to the historical figure of the same name. He is a criminal radicalized while in prison and is recruited to the FLN by military commander El-hadi Jafar, a fictional version of Saadi Yacef played by himself.

Other characters include the young boy Petit Omar, a street urchin who serves as a messenger for the FLN; Larbi Ben M'hidi, one of the top leaders of the FLN, who is used in the film mainly to give the political rationale for the insurgency; Djamila, Zohra and Hassiba, a trio of female FLN militants called to carry out a revenge attack. In addition, The Battle of Algiers used thousands of Algerian extras in bit parts and crowd shots; the effect Pontecorvo intended was to create the impression of the Casbah's residents as a "chorus", communicating to the viewer through chanting, wailing and physical effect.

(See more about the movie and the war)

Below is the music Surrounding the Casbah in the movie "Before Night Falls". Below is a part the period 101'18"-102'26"( Total length of the movie is 173'20").
A part of "Before night falls", total 6'16" and located 101'18"-102'26"of the whole movie . The music appeards in period 2'42"-3'50" of the part
So, we have introduced the relation of music Surrounding the Casbah between the two movies "La Bataille d'Alger" and "Before Night Falls". About more study result has been wrote in a Chinese page. You can see there if you are interested in it, and we believe that every visitor will get his result with himself about the music "Surrounding the Casbah".
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