It also interests Tom Krell, a songwriter and producer who goes by the name How to Dress Well. After seeing one of the Dardenne brothers films, The Kid With a Bike, he was inspired to make the song “Pour Cyril.” In this episode, he’ll dig deep into that where that inspiration led him, from transformations within the song, within the film, and within himself.
“The Kid with a Bike,” directed by Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73, 2nd movement
“Special,” by Janet Jackson
“Beau Travail,” directed by Claire Denis