Thursday, November 11, 2010

Selections from the film scores of the late Algerian composer Ahmed Malek.

From the 1977 film Al-Hajiz, directed by Ahmed Lalem.

From Mughamarat Batal (a.k.a. Les Aventures d'un Heros), a film by Merzak Allouache which won the Tanit d'Or at the Festival de Carthage in 1978. The film is set in an imaginary desert state where a poor oasis dweller has run-ins with dangerous death squads, strange border guards, and guerrillas.

From the film Autopsie d'un Complot, directed by Mohamed Slim Riad.

From the film Omar Gatlato, a M. Allouache film released in 1976.

From the film Les Deracines, released in 1976, directed by L. Merbah.

From the film Les Oiseaux de L'Ete (1980)


edgertor said...

these are BEAUTIFUL. thanks so much.

five stars!!!

rajsank said...

thanks a lot ! chokran ! arigatoo gozaimasu ! merci !

Jo/No said...

Sounds intriguingly interesting, thanks a lot!