Philip Glass – From the Philip Glass Recording Archive Vol. III
Film Scores: Jenipapo
Philip Glass’ original score to Monique Gardenberg’s 1995 political thriller “Jenipapo”, starring Henry Czerny, brought Glass another opportunity to composed against the backdrop of the Brazilian landscape and the tumult of political upheaval. The story of the film follows a reporter in his search to track down an influential priest who has gone silent during a political battle over Brazil’s forests. Glass’ score reflects the political implications of the film as well as the vast canvas against which the it is set.
“Jenipapo” is the third release of Orange Mountain Music’s “From the Philip Glass Recording Archive” series which continues the effort to document and expand Philip Glass’ recording legacy.
Release Date: May 2008