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This soundtrack features original music written by Spanish composer Alberto Iglesias. The Academy® Award-nominated composer (The Constant Gardener) is also highly-acclaimed for a number of soundtracks he wrote for Academy® Award-winning director Pedro Almodovar’s films, including Hable Con Ella. In addition to the original orchestral music by Iglesias, the soundtrack includes original songs by legendary 70s Afghan singer Ahmad Zahir, Ehsan Aman and the world-renowned British singer of Iranian-Azerbaijanian background Sami Yusuf. The Kite Runner is a powerful movie that has all the necessary elements, including the compellingly beautiful soundtrack, that will make this a hit film as well as one of the best-selling soundtrack albums of the year.
Alberto Iglesias’s dark and jazzy soundtrack to director Tomas Alfredson’s (Let the Right One In) sinister film adaptation of John le Carre s novel.
This remake of the critically acclaimed 1979 TV drama starring Alec Guinness features the cream of British acting talent including Gary Oldman, Colin Firth and Tom Hardy.
Nominated for an Academy Award for his work in the film The Constant Gardener (2005) and again for his work in The Kite Runner (2007), Spanish composer Alberto Iglesias is perhaps best known for his work with director Pedro Almodóvar.