Congratulations go out to the In The Earth team (NEON) on their multiple BIFA Film Award nominations! Among the nominations include composer Clint Mansell for Best Music , Ben Wheatley for Best Editing, and Max Harwood (Everybody’s Talking About Jamie) and Ellora Torchia on Breakthrough Performance! Winners will be announced at the BIFA ceremony on December 5, 2021.
Here’s your chance to help your favorite composers land a World Soundtrack Awards “Public Choice Award” nomination! This year, 10 of Lakeshore Records partners have found themselves long-listed for this year’s Public Choice Awards, and you have the power to get them nominated. Only five nominees will be announced in September. Head over to the World Soundtrack Awards website and cast your vote (voting ends August 15). Will you vote for Peter Baert (The Water Man), Kris Bowers (The United States vs. Billie Holiday), Tara Busch (Jakob’s Wife), John Debney (Come Away, Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey), Abel Korzeniowski (The Courier), Clint Mansell (Rebecca), Benji Merrison (SAS: Red Notice), Johan Söderqvist (The Last Vermeer), or Amelia Warner (Wild Mountain Thyme)?
See the full list at the WSA website. The World Soundtrack Awards will take place on October 23, 2021, in Ghent, Belgium.
It’s big, ominous, sometimes beautiful and often eerie — think Blade Runner or Annihilation — not to mention unsettling at times. – Brooklyn Vegan
Invada Records and Lakeshore Records have released the soundtrack to In The Earth, a film by Ben Wheatley, original music by Clint Mansell — available now digitally worldwide! The original music is both luminous and ominous with rich, organically inspired flourishes that inhabit a pronounced place in the folk horror film.
Lakeshore Records released the album digitally in the Americas and Invada Records in the rest of the world.
The NEON film, written and directed by Ben Wheatley, and produced by his ROOK FILMS production company, is now playing in U.S. theaters April 16, in the UK in June and the rest of the world TBD. The film is now Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes!
In the Earth’s bleak kaleidoscope of horror is a hallucinogenic meditation on the residual pandemic fears that haunt humanity. – Dread Central
We are thrilled to announce Invada Records and Lakeshore Records will release Clint Mansell’s score to the Ben Wheatley film In The Earth—the album releases digitally April 16 in the U.S. via Lakeshore and the rest of the world via Invada, and the NEON film opens in the U.S. on April 16, the UK in June and the rest of the world TBD. The original music is both luminous and ominous with rich, organically inspired flourishes that inhabit a pronounced place in the folk horror film. Listen to the soundtrack preview below original premiered at Brooklyn Vegan.
Tonight at 6 PM PT: Join Film Independent and Composer Clint Mansell for a special, virtual evening, in conversation with Variety‘s Jon Burlingame, celebrating the 20th anniversary of Requiem for a Dream and release of the remastered Director’s Cut on 4K UHD.
Slash Film says, “His work on Darren Aronofsky’s Requiem for a Dream remains one of the most haunting scores of this millennium,” and his latest score, for Rebecca “is one of the best parts of the entire film.”