Style: Electronica / Ambient / Soundscape
Cathexis Motion Picture Soundtrack is the fourth widely available album by ex Benbecula Records / Boards Of Canada, Christ. aka Chris H.
The soundtrack was made in close collaboration with award-winning Swedish / Japanese Film-maker and contemporary artist Stefan Larsson, as a perfect counterpoint and counterpart to his up-coming digital movie release “Cathexis”. The film depicts an esoteric group of people, known as AUJIK, and their interactions with nature and technology, both of which are viewed as having spiritual qualities. AUJIK create and interact with artefacts consisting of unique and multifaceted Artificial Intelligences, Transcending emotional inputs to the artefacts artificial limbic systems, revealing various aspects of the artefacts minds. This symbiosis of refined and primitive nature leads the AUJIK people to a higher awareness of the self.