Darren Aronofsky revealed at a Master Class at the Reykjavík Film Festival that Johann Johannsson will be composing the music for the director’s next, currently untitled movie. The film stars Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer, Domhnall Gleeson and Ed Harris. The drama centers on a couple whose relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence. Aronofsky has also written the screenplay and is producing the project with Scott Franklin and Ari Handel (Jackie). It marks Johannsson’s first collaboration with Aronofsky. Clint Mansell has previously scored all of the director’s previous features, including Requiem for a Dream, The Fountain, The Wrestler, Black Swan and Noah. The film is currently in post-production and is expected to be released in 2017 by Paramount Pictures. (Indiewire)
Johannsson’s most recent project, Arrival recently premiered at various film festivals and will be released in the U.S. on November 11. The composer also has Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049 and James Marsh’s drama The Mercy coming up.