On their latest collaboration with director Alex Garland, Geoff Barrow and Ben Salisbury craft an unsettling vocal-driven score to match the creepy idyll of Men. – Pitchfork
As previously promised, Ben Salisbury and Geoff Barrow’s unsettling original score to Men is getting the vinyl treatment! Pressed on “apple red” vinyl, the release features six interchangeable covers with watercolor design by Julian Gross. Pre-order now on the A24 shop!
“A choral score by Ben Salisbury and Geoff Barrow beautifully bridges the gap between the film’s modern British pastoral setting and timeless Euro-gothic chills…” – Mark Kermode, The Guardian
Retail: USD $35
Expected to ship December 2022.
03. A Country Walk
04. Tunnel Escape
05. The Green Man
06. Fuck This
07. The Church
01. Runaway / Crash
02. The Tip Of A Blade
03. Brute Blood
04. Hide And Seek
“’Men’s’ off-kilter atmosphere is redolent of Robert Altman’s Images, and greatly enhanced by Ben Salisbury and Geoff Barrow’s creepy, dissonant score (shades of György Ligeti)” – Slant
A haunting new vision from writer/director Alex Garland (Annihilation, Ex-Machina) is now playing in theaters via A24! Starring Academy Award nominee Jessie Buckley, BAFTA nominee Rory Kinnear and EMMY nominee Paapa Essiedu, the film also features score by Ben Salisbury and Geoff Barrow.
Listen to “The Church” :
Adding to the film’s sinister tone is the score by regular Alex Garland collaborators Geoff Barrow (Beak>, Portishead) and Ben Salisbury. You can listen to “The Church,” which blends choral voices with unsettling drones, below. – Brooklyn Vegan
Soundtrack Available Now: [Download/Stream]
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“Alex Garland’s adherence to the abstract will be divisive, but those that don’t mind enigmatic descents into surrealistic, gruesome horror will find this a trip worth taking.” – Bloody Disgusting
A film written and directed by Alex Garland, Men stars Jessie Buckley, Rory Kinnear, EMMY-nominated Paapa Essiedu and Gayle Rankin. Available now on Blu-ray. The package also includes a bonus feature of “Rebirth: Making of Men.”
“In the aftermath of a personal tragedy, Harper (Buckley) retreats alone to the beautiful English countryside, hoping to have found a place to heal. But someone or something from the surrounding woods appears to be stalking her. What begins as simmering dread becomes a fully-formed nightmare, inhabited by her darkest memories and fears in visionary filmmaker Alex Garland’s shape-shifting new horror film.”