Acclaimed indie film, Animals, is now airing on Showtime! Directed by Collin Schiffli, who was nominated for the Grand Jury Award in Narrative Feature at SXSW, the film was written by David Dastmalchian, who won the Special Jury Award for Courage In Storytelling at SXSW. Featuring score by Ian Hultquist (formerly of Passion Pit) and an awesome indie music compilation curated by David Dastmalchian, you’ll be immersed in this gritty story that has received positive reviews by Complex Magazine, IndieWIRE, The Hollywood Reporter, Variety and more!
The drama centers around Bobbie (She’s Out Of My League’s Kim Shaw) and Jude (Ant-Man’s David Dastmalchian), a young couple living in their broken-down car parked alongside Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo. Their days are a continuous ritual of theft and scoring until they must confront the difficult truth of their relationship after one of them is hospitalized. Animals is now airing on Showtime’s The Movie Channel (check local listings), available On Demand (rent it on iTunes) and on DVD.
Ian Hultquist Scores David Dastmalchian’s Award-Winning Indie Film
Lakeshore Records is very pleased to release Animals (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) — available now digitally! The soundtrack features score by Ian Hultquist (formerly of Passion Pit), and tracks by various artists such as Barky and Speaker, Pyyramids, Wedding Dress and more. See below for the album preview and more details. Directed by Collin Schiffli, SXSW award-winning film, Animals, opens in theaters and on VOD Friday, May 15 via Oscilloscope (find a theater).
Kim Shaw And David Dastmalchian Portray Bobbie And Jude, A Young Couple Existing ‘Somewhere Between Homelessness And The Fantasy Of Their Imaginations’
Under The Radar has premiered the song, “The Ballad of Bobbie & Jude” from Animals (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) to be released by Lakeshore Records on May 12. The song was written by Animals film composer Ian Hultquist (formerly of Passion Pit). Animals the film opens in select theaters and on VOD on May 15 (find a theater)! See links below to hear the full song and more.
Chicago And The Intense Emotions Of Drug-Addicted Lovers Jude And Bobbie Are The Subjects Of The Score In ‘Animals’
Lakeshore Records will release Animals (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) — available digitally on May 12. The album features original score by Ian Hultquist (formerly of Passion Pit) and songs by bands including Pyyramids, The Pentagons, and The Life and Times. Also featured on the album is the original track, “Hard To Say” by Barky and Speaker. Pre-order the album today to receive the soundtrack once it’s released! See below for more soundtrack details. Animals opens May 15 in select theaters and on VOD via Oscilloscope Laboratories.
Animals Soundtrack Feat. The Score By Ian Hultquist, Will Also Include Music By Pyramids, Wedding Dress, Barky And Speaker, Gay Panic, Moon Magick And More!
Lakeshore Records will release the soundtrack to Animals, the new film directed by Collin Schiffli and starring David Dastmalchian and Kim Shaw. The soundtrack features the score by Composer Ian Hultquist, with music by Pyramids, Wedding Dress, Barky and Speaker, Gay Panic, Moon Magick and more! Animals opens in select theaters and On Demand on May 15 via Oscilloscope Laboratories. More soundtrack details forthcoming.
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ANIMALS tells the story of Jude and Bobbie: a young couple that exist somewhere between homelessness and the fantasy of their imaginations. Though they masterfully con and steal in an attempt to stay one step ahead of their addiction, they are ultimately forced to face the reality of their situation when one of them gets hospitalized. [IMDB]
Directed by Collin Schiffli, Animals opens in select theaters and On Demand on May 15.