“Prisoners”‘ Soundtrack Making Of


Prisoners is a 2013 American thriller film directed by Denis Villeneuve from a screenplay written by Aaron Guzikowski. The film has an ensemble cast including Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Maria Bello, Terrence Howard, Melissa Leo and Paul Dano.

The plot focuses on the abduction of two young girls in Pennsylvania and the subsequent search. At the 86th Academy Awards, the film was nominated for Best Cinematography.


The Prisoners soundtrack, composed by Johann Johannsson, was released on 20 September 2013.

No. Title Artist Length
1. “The Lord’s Prayer” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:31
2. “I Can’t Find Them” Jóhann Jóhannsson 4:09
3. “The Search Party” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:54
4. “Surveillance Video” Jóhann Jóhannsson 3:34
5. “The Candlelight Vigil” Jóhann Jóhannsson 5:10
6. “Escape” Jóhann Jóhannsson 5:44
7. “The Tall Man” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:47
8. “The Everyday Bible” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:23
9. “Following Keller” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:11
10. “Through Falling Snow” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:44
11. “The Keeper” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:49
12. “The Intruder” Jóhann Jóhannsson 3:11
13. “The Priest’s Basement” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:48
14. “The Snakes” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:51
15. “The Trans Am” Jóhann Jóhannsson 2:37
16. “Prisoners” Jóhann Jóhannsson 6:59
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Jóhann Jóhannsson (Icelandic pronunciation: [ˈjouːhan ˈjouːhansɔn]; born 19 September 1969) is an Icelandic composer born in Reykavik in Iceland. As a composer he has been identified with minimalist, neo-classical, drone, and electronic music. Jóhann is known for his film music, primarily for his Oscar-nominated, Golden Globe-winning score for James Marsh’s The Theory of Everything.

From: en.wikipedia.org