Have you gone out to see The Wind in theaters? Check out this exclusive premiere of the film’s featurette about the music featuring score by Ben Lovett (The Ritual) now at Daily Dead. The video provides a behind-the-scenes look at the director-composer collaboration and unique instruments used such as the bass flute and the nyckelharpa on this horror western.
The movie, “in the vein of John Hughes” is basedon Becky Albertalli’s acclaimed novel by the same name. Starring Nick Robinson (“Simon Spier”), Jennifer Garner and Josh Duhamel, Love, Simon is directed by Greg Berlanti (“Riverdale”, “The Flash”, “Supergirl”).
20th Century FOX presents LOVE, SIMON, in US theaters March 16 (get tickets)!
Now with “Moonlight,” Nicholas Britell continues his musical exploration of not only ethnic identity, but of hearing one’s true self for one of the year’s most poetically haunting scores, and films. – Daniel Schweiger, Assignment X
With the Golden Globe Awards® upon us this Sunday, January 8, we take a look at Moonlight, recipient of six nominations! Directed by Barry Jenkins, this “unbearably personal” (New York Times) coming of age film takes you through three stages of a man’s life, growing up during the War on Drugs era of Miami. The ensemble cast and Nicholas Britell‘s original score have already received critical acclaim widely. Take a look at this exclusive interview with Nicholas now at Assignment X.
RELATED: Get tickets hereto see Nicholas Britell live score Moonlight on January 10 in Los Angeles.
The composer, whose work you may have previously heard in “The Big Short” and “Free State Of Jones,” brings some truly stirring compositions to the picture, adding a dramatic punch to the already powerful tale. – Edward Davis, The Playlist
Lakeshore Records will release Moonlight (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) digitally on October 21. See the track list at the jump. The album features score by Nicholas Britell, known for scores to The Big Short and Free State Of Jones. Ahead of the album release, The Playlisthas the exclusive premiere of “End Credits Suite” you can listen to now.