Marcelo Zarvos’ score to Dark Waters debuts on all major digital music services worldwide! Check out this Q&A with Marcelo in which he sheds light on his collaboration with Academy Award®-nominated Director Todd Haynes — himself no stranger to working on music-centric films [see his Academy Award®-nominated Velvet Goldmine (1998) and I’m Not There (2007) movies]. “Todd’s approach to music in film is so complex and sophisticated,” says Zarvos. Read the full Q&A at Focus Features online. Dark Waters – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is out now digtially on Lakeshore Records. See album links and more below.
Based on a 2016 New York Times Magazine article, Todd Haynes’ Dark Waters thriller stars Mark Ruffalo as Rob Bilott, a corporate defense attorney who flipped sides to take on DuPont for dumping toxic waste in West Virginia.
“A David-vs.-Goliath legal thriller for our times.” – Rolling Stone
Soundtrack Available Now: [Download/Listen]
Riveting, responsible and deeply unsettling, a first-rate film like Dark Waters is a rare and welcome chapter in the dramatic fabric of how one unlikely person can make a big dent in the world of social injustice. – Rex Reed, The Observer
Mr. Haynes, a notable stylist whose work is sometimes tinged with surrealism, was an improbable choice to direct this material, though a fine one, as it turns out. Like Rob, the film isn’t flashy, but it is honorable, admirable and improbably stirring. Read full review – Joe Morgenstern, The Wall Street Journal
Participant and Focus Features present Todd Haynes’ DARK WATERS, in select NY and LA theaters November 22nd; everywhere December 6th (get tickets)!