Ali & Ava – Music Supervision

Both lonely for different reasons, Ali and Ava meet through their shared affection for Sofia, the child of Ali’s Slovakian tenants, whom Ava teaches.  Ali finds comfort in Ava’s warmth and kindness and Ava finds Ali’s complexity and humour irresistible. Over a lunar month, sparks fly and a deep connection begins to grow. However, the legacy of Ava’s past relationship and Ali’s emotional turmoil at the breakdown of his marriage begins to overshadow their newfound passion. 

Enveloped in music and imbued with humour, Ali & Ava is a compelling contemporary love story written & directed by BAFTA-nominated Clio Barnard (The ArborThe Selfish GiantDark River).

Connie Farr and Dom Farley handled the music supervision for the film, which features music by Sylvan Esso, The Specials and Bob Dylan.

Ali & Ava premiers in July as part of of Directors’ fortnight at Cannes film festival.

After Love – Music Supervision

Connie Farr and Jenn Egan handled the music supervision for After Love, which is the feature debut from BAFTA-nominated Director Aleem Khan. The film follows a suddenly widowed woman that discovers her late husband had a secret just 21 miles across the English Channel in Calais. The film was listed as part of the Cannes Critics’ Week Official Selection for 2020 and included in the TIFF Industry Selects strand. It premiered at the London Film Festival and Telluride.

Read Peter Bradshaw’s five star review in the Guardian here and check out the trailer here.

The soundtrack was written and largely performed by Chris Roe. The composer and multi-instrumentalist collaborated with Alice Purton on several tracks, whose cello playing is meant to evoke “the wind, waves, seagulls and distant ferry horns of Dover and Calais.” After love won Best Original Score at Les Arcs Film Festival. It follows Roe’s highly praised work on Armstrong, Spitfire, and Children of the Snow Land.

Take a listen to the official motion picture soundtrack here.

Anne Boleyn – Music Supervision

Channel 5 has released its first teaser for its upcoming psychological thriller, Anne Boleyn.

The dark period drama follows King Henry VIII’s most famous wife, the ill-fated Anne Boleyn, who was also mother of the future Queen Elizabeth I.

Connie Farr was the music supervisor for the series which is set to air on 1st June.

Read about it in the Guardian here.

More info and the trailer can be found here.

Fast & Furious 9 – Official Trailer

Dominic Toretto and his crew join forces to battle the most skilled assassin and high-performance driver they’ve ever encountered — his forsaken brother.

The much anticipated film is now due for release on June 25 in the US and on July 8 in UK cinemas.

Connie Farr was the music supervisor for the trailer which features NVDES ‘Stupid Dope (HDT Remix)’

Clarkson’s Farm – Official Trailer

Jeremy Clarkson is swapping fast cars for tractors, putting on his wellies, and getting well and truly stuck in to running his own farm. After all, how hard can it be? Clarkson’s Farm is coming to Prime Video on 11th June.

Connie Farr was the music supervisor for the trailer which features Jon Pardi – ‘Dirt On My Boots

Dream Horse – Music Supervision

A classic tale of triumph against adversity, directed by Euros Lyn, written by Neil McKay and starring Toni Collette and Damian Lewis.

Dream Horse is the true story of one woman’s extraordinary dream to breed and raise a champion racehorse on the allotment of her forgotten Welsh village – and of how she brings her entire community with her. Based on the documentary Dark Horse, directed by Louise Osmond.

Connie Farr and Dom Farley handled the music supervision for this film which features Manic Street Preachers, Super Furry Animals and Katherine Jenkins.

Dream Horse is released in the UK on the 4th June.

Check the trailer here.