CD/BR. Inspired by the cult scifi novel by Olaf Stapledon of the same name, Jøhann Jøhannsson paired images of a decaying futuristic landscape - filmed in 16mm black and white in the former Yugoslav republics - with his haunting orchestral score to form Last and First Men, a meditation on memory and loss. Featuring narration by Tilda Swinton and musical performances by Hildur Gudnadøttir, Last and First Men is released in a deluxe vinyl that includes the never-before-released film on Blu-ray.
CD/BR. Inspired by the cult scifi novel by Olaf Stapledon of the same name, Jøhann Jøhannsson paired images of a decaying futuristic landscape - filmed in 16mm black and white in the former Yugoslav republics - with his haunting orchestral score to form Last and First Men, a meditation on memory and loss. Featuring narration by Tilda Swinton and musical performances by Hildur Gudnadøttir, Last and First Men is released in a deluxe vinyl that includes the never-before-released film on Blu-ray.
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Last & First Men (Wbr) (Can)
Artist: Johann Johannsson
Format: CD
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DISC: 1

1. Prelude
2. A Minor Astronomical Event
3. A Move to Neptune
4. Physical Description of the Last Human Beings
5. Architecture
6. Supreme Monuments
7. Telepathic Unity
8. Childhood / Land of the Young
9. The Navigators 1
10. The Sun 1
11. A New Doom 1
12. Task No. 1: The Scattering of Seeds 1
13. Task No. 2: Communicating with the Past 1
14. The Last Office of Humanit 1
15. Slow Destruction of Neptune 1
16. The Few That Prevail 1
17. The Last Men 1
18. Remembrance of the Past 1
19. The Universal End 2
20. Epilogue

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CD/BR. Inspired by the cult scifi novel by Olaf Stapledon of the same name, Jøhann Jøhannsson paired images of a decaying futuristic landscape - filmed in 16mm black and white in the former Yugoslav republics - with his haunting orchestral score to form Last and First Men, a meditation on memory and loss. Featuring narration by Tilda Swinton and musical performances by Hildur Gudnadøttir, Last and First Men is released in a deluxe vinyl that includes the never-before-released film on Blu-ray.