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Before Night Falls
Directed by:
Julian Schnabel

Released on October 12 of 2000 in the USA, "Before Night Falls" (also known as "Bevor es Nacht wird", "Antes que anochezca", "Prima che sia notte") is a Biography/Drama film directed by Julian Schnabel, and written by Cunningham O'Keefe (screenplay) , starring Javier Bardem, Olivier Martinez, Andrea Di Stefano, Johnny Depp, Michael Wincott and Olatz López Garmendia.

Who is the director of "Before Night Falls":

Before Night Falls was directed by Julian Schnabel, an American director, writer, composer, and producer.

Before making Before Night Falls, Julian Schnabel had directed Basquiat, released in 1996. Since, he directed Le Scaphandre et le papillon, released in 2007, Miral (2010).

When was "Before Night Falls" released:

Before Night Falls was initially released on Thursday, October 12, 2000, in the United States. Other films released on Thursday, October 12, 2000 are Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (dir. Ang Lee) and Billy Elliot (dir. Stephen Daldry). This was nineteen (19) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 15, 2001 in the United Kingdom; Thursday, September 14, 2000 in Canada; Wednesday, June 13, 2001 in France; Thursday, January 29, 2004 in Germany; Sunday, September 03, 2000 in Italy; Friday, March 16, 2001 in Spain; Thursday, September 06, 2001 in Australia and on Saturday, September 22, 2001 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Before Night Falls":

At the casting of Before Night Falls we find Javier Bardem, previously seen in Entre las piernas (1999) and Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley (1998); Olivier Martinez (Le Hussard sur le toit (1995)); Andrea Di Stefano (Fantasma dell'opera, Il (1998), Principe di Homburg, Il (1997)) [ more... ]

  • Michael Wincott and Olatz López Garmendia also worked together in Le Scaphandre et le papillon, released in 2007.
  • Sean Penn and Michael Wincott also worked together in The Assassination of Richard Nixon, released in 2004.
  • Javier Bardem and Andrea Di Stefano also appeared in Eat, Pray, Love, released in 2010.
  • Sean Penn and Michael Wincott also appeared in What Just Happened?, released in 2008.

What is the Storyline of "Before Night Falls":

Before Night Falls is based on the autobiography of the same name by Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas. In the film, Arenas, who was openly gay, is born in Oriente in 1943 and raised by his single mother and her parents, who soon move the entire family to Holguín. After moving to Havana in the sixties to continue his studies, Reinaldo begins to explore his ambitions, as well as his sexuality. After receiving an honorary mention in a writing contest, Arenas is offered the chance to publish his [...]

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