2020s

Soundtracks of Cinema: ‘Toscana’

Toscana Soundtrack: Every Song in the 2022 Netflix Movie

The Toscana soundtrack includes music by Ornella Vanoni, Gigliola Cinquetti and Thomas Volmer Schulz. This info article contains spoilers for Mehdi Avaz’s 2022 Netflix movie. Check out Vague Visages’ Soundtracks of Cinema section for more music guides.

Toscana stars Anders Matthesen as Theo, a Danish chef who struggles to maintain professional relationships. He travels to Italy upon inheriting his father’s Tuscan castle and plans to sell the property in order to build his dream restaurant. Cristiana Dell’Anna co-stars as Sophia, an Italian woman who has never left Tuscany. She initially clashes with Theo at Castello Ristonchi but then grows fond of him. The storyline follows the main protagonists as they develop a romantic relationship shortly before Sophia’s wedding. Composer Thomas Volmer Schulz (Grow) scored the 90-minute film; music supervisor Steve Tallamy (The Bombardment) selected the featured needle-drops. Here’s every song in Toscana.

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Toscana Soundtrack: Every Song in the 2022 Netflix Movie

Toscana Soundtrack: Every Song in the 2022 Netflix Movie

  • L’appuntamento” by Ornella Vanoni (00:14:00): Theo finishes a confrontational conversation with Merle (Lærke Winther). The Toscana soundtrack song scores the title sequence. Cinematographer Michael Sauer Christensen pans over the Ligurian sea and a coastal community. He follows a vehicle to the countryside. The music fades as Theo tries to reach Pino Conti (Andrea Bosca).
  • “Vuoi” by Gigliola Cinquetti (00:37:00): The Toscana soundtrack song accompanies a montage sequence. Sophia dances with a male partner and then by herself. The camera pans to Theo walking outside. He watches Sophia and laughs. Theo’s demeanor changes as he closely observes the Italian woman. The Toscana soundtrack song continues during a transition scene. Theo and Sophia smile while riding a motorbike together in the Tuscan countryside.

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Toscana released May 18, 2022 on Netflix.

Q.V. Hough (@QVHough) is Vague Visages’ founding editor.