Bjork has crooned her new song as part of a kids' film that is
completely animated. The film is called Moomins And The Comet
Chase. The track contributed by Bjork is called 'The Comet Song'.
Swedish-Finnish author Tove Jannsen is the creator of the
Moomins. He created these characters way back in the '40s and
almost within no time, they became extremely popular in
Scandinavia. The film"s worldwide release will showcase the voice
talents of Swedish stars Max Von Sydown, Stellan Skarsgard along
with others. The cast would also include Stellan"s son Alexander
along with Peter Stormare.
It has been revealed that singer Bjork is a massive fan of the
Moomins, and therefore has composed 'The Comet Song'. She composed
it after she collaborated with the popular Icelandic poet and
She has told BBC4 about the characters, and where everyone is
permitted to be just as unusual and hyper as they are. None of the
characters need to conform or obey rules so to speak. She even said
that she has found traces of anti-authority in the Moomins, as she
read the stories to her kids. She also adds that the characters are
sans a sense of hierarchy and are all equal.
She has debuted this theme song and stop-motion clip on her