Another memorable part of Beasts of the Southern Wild is the score, which is like Cajun-infused post-rock. Zeitlin co-composed the music with Dan Romer, and the above video goes into the creative/collaborative process.
After the cut is a 13-minute suite of the Beasts of the Southern Wild score. Beasts of the Southern Wild is one of this week's DVD/Blu-ray new releases and is now available in stores.
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Flixist's previous coverage: Beasts of the Southern Wild