Cloud Atlas / O.S.T.: Cloud Atlas (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Vinyl LP)

Cloud Atlas / O.S.T.: Cloud Atlas (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Vinyl LP)

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Cloud Atlas is a 2012 science fiction film written and directed by The Wachowskis and Tom Tykwer. Adapted from the 2004 novel of the same name by David Mitchell, the film has multiple plots set across six different eras, which Mitchell described as 'a sort of pointillist mosaic.' The official synopsis describes it as 'an exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.' Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, and Jim Broadbent lead an ensemble cast.The score was composed by director Tom Tykwer and his longtime collaborators, Reinhold Heil and Johnny Klimek. The trio have worked together for years as Pale 3, having composed music for several films directed by Tykwer, most notably Run Lola Run, The Princess and the Warrior, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, and The International, and contributed music to the Wachowskis' The Matrix Revolutions. Work on the Cloud Atlas score began months before shooting commenced. The music was recorded in Leipzig, Germany with the MDR Radio Symphony Orchestra and the Leipzig Radio Chorus. The score was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score.Cloud Atlas is available as a first pressing of 500 individually numbered copies on 'Space & Sky' (transparent blue & black swirled) coloured vinyl. Prelude: The Atlas March, Cloud Atlas Opening Title, Travel to Edinburgh, Luisa's Birthmark, Cavendish in Distress, Papa Song, Sloosha's Hollow, Sonmi-451 Meets Chang, Won't Let Go, Kesselring, The Escape, Temple of Sacrifice, Catacombs, Adieu, New Direction, All Boundaries Are Conventions, The Message, Chasing Luisa Rey, Sonmi's Discovery, Death Is Only a Door, Cloud Atlas Finale, The Cloud Atlas Sextet for Orchestra, Cloud Atlas End Title