Emily Barker – In Search of Wallander

Posted on 13. Nov, 2017 by in Featured, Music

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Emily Barker writes: It was back in 2008 that Martin Phipps asked if I would go to his studio to record a new version of my song Nostalgia for use as the theme to a detective series he was working on. That series turned out to be the BBC’s version of Wallander starring Kenneth Branagh. I became an avid fan of the series, but it wasn’t until I was touring in Sweden several years later that I had an opportunity to visit Ystad, the Swedish town that is the setting for Henning Mankell’s Wallander novels, and where Kenneth Branagh’s series was filmed. I found myself with a few days off from the tour and decided to make my way down to Ystad to see if I could find some of the locations that were used, and perhaps film a new video for the Wallander version of the song. The trip took a dark turn in to the sort of mystery that Kurt Wallander could have been called in to solve…

See also theme tune: https://stroudcommunity.tv/barker-nostalgia-wallander/


Directed, filmed and edited by Pencil Quincy http://pencilquincy.org/ Additional direction and filming by Emily Barker Locations management – Ian S Bolton Starring: Emily Barker as herself Christian, Terese and Scout Kjellvander as confused locals Ian S Bolton as the helpful fan Thank you to: Ystad Studios and all the people who helped with the various locations


Watch the video for the Wallander version of Nostalgia, filmed on the same trip to Ystad: https://youtu.be/p2cKnGZC9iI The original version of Nostalgia can be found on the album Despite the Snow (Emily Barker & the Red Clay Halo), which is now available on vinyl: http://smarturl.it/dts-vinyl =========================================

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