A new documentary feature film directed by Beyonce Knowles with a score by Ben

BAFTA Winner : Best Documentary Series.

Miguel Sapochnik's acclaimed short

Malachai -Return to the Ugly Side
Malachai -Return to the Ugly Side

"ominous orchestral swells (courtesy of noted BBC composer Ben Salisbury) give Malachai a heretofore unheard force and sinister majesty" (Pitchfork)

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Emmy nominated composer, Ben Salisbury, has forged a unique and highly successful career. He is best known as one of the countries leading film and TV composers, particularly in the field of Natural History, where he has scored over 50 films - including the last 3 of David Attenborough's 'Life Of…' series. He is also, though, involved with some of the UK's most interesting 'alternative' bands..

 
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DROKK is here! Ben has collaborated on an album with Portishead's Geoff Barrow, which is currently getting rave reviews in the music press: "A masterpiece of synthesiser worship" (Lurkers Path), "Dark, rich and compelling" (Music OHM), "hits with the weight of a cadmium steak tenderizer. What more could you want?" (The Quietus), "This is a rich, complex and conflicted soundtrack for the best comicbook movie never made" (Prefix)

 
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"I think it is one of the best scores there has been on any programme I have narrated, doing exactly what one hopes music will do in the circumstances - evoking atmosphere, enhancing drama, delighting the ear yet not dominating the picture." Sir David Attenborough on Ben's music for episode 3 of 'The Life Of Mammals'. Ben has just finished the score for a new Attenborough series...