Ahead of the Marcel The Shell With Shoes On theatrical and soundtrack release, fans of this forthcoming release can hear the debut track, “Be Odorant,” by Disasterpeace now at Deadline! The full-length feature, which made its world premiere at Telluride Film Festival first found viral fame as a short back in 2010 when Director Dean Fleischer-Camp and the film’s Jenny Slate first unleashed it upon the world.
Lakeshore Records will release Marcel The Shell With Shoes On (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) digitally on June 24 in tandem with the film’s theatrical release via A24! Keep reading for more album and film details.
Marcel is an adorable one-inch-tall shell who ekes out a colorful existence with his grandmother Connie and their pet lint, Alan. Once part of a sprawling community of shells, they now live alone as the sole survivors of a mysterious tragedy. But when a documentary filmmaker discovers them amongst the clutter of his Airbnb, the short film he posts online brings Marcel millions of passionate fans, as well as unprecedented dangers and a new hope at finding his long-lost family. A beloved character gets his big-screen debut in this hilarious and heartwarming story about finding connection in the smallest corners.