A Bigger Splash lived up to its name at the 2015 Venice Film Festival. The Italian-French English language film, which stars Tilda Swinton as a famous rock star and Ralph Fiennes as an old friend, was nominated for the prestigious Golden Lion. It didn’t win, but it ended up taking home the Soundtrack Stars Award—and with this delightfully funky cover of the Stones’ “Emotional Rescue” by St. Vincent featured, it’s easy to see how that happened.
St. Vincent had the following to say about the song in a newsletter:
A Bigger Splash hits American theaters on May 13.