The film is released in the US this week
The soundtrack details for Zach Braff‘s Garden State follow-up Wish I Was Here have been released.
The Shins, Bon Iver and Badly Drawn Boy all feature on the soundtrack, as do Cat Power & Coldplay, who have collaborated on the title track ‘Wish I Was Here’. Scroll down for the full tracklisting for the film, which is released in US cinemas this week. Garden State‘s soundtrack, which featured songs by Coldplay, The Shins and Nick Drake, all hand-picked by Braff, went on to win a Grammy.
The Wish I Was Here OST tracklisting is:
The Shins: ‘So Now What’
Gary Jules: ‘Broke Window’
Radical Face: ‘The Mute’
Hozier: ‘Cherry Wine’ (Live)’
Bon Iver: ‘Holocene’
Badly Drawn Boy: ‘The Shining’
Jump Little Children: ‘Mexico’
Cat Power & Coldplay: ‘Wish I Was Here’
Allie Moss: ‘Wait It Out’
Paul Simon: ‘The Obvious Child’
Japanese Wallpaper: ‘Breathe In’ [ft. Wafia]
Bon Iver: ‘Heavenly Father’
Aaron Embry: ‘Raven’s Song’
The Weepies: ‘Mend’
The Head & the Heart: ‘No One to Let You Down’
Scroll down to watch the trailer for the film, which comes a decade after Braff’s 2004 directorial debut. It follows Braff’s character Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor who reluctantly agrees to home-school his sick father’s two young children. The film also features Kate Hudson, Josh Gad, Jim Parsons, Homeland‘s Mandy Patinkin and Braff’s former Scrubs co-star Donald Faison as well as Ashley Greene.
Braff also co-wrote the script. Speaking previously about the plot, Braff said: “The result is some funny chaos, until Aidan decides to scrap the traditional academic curriculum and come up with his own.”
He appealed for money to make the movie from fans on Kickstarter, a campaign that attracted controversy when it emerged that the project would also receive funding from a New York film company and Braff himself.