movies (either confirmed or speculated to) have had a direct impact on kate bush’s musical output, or movies on which kate’s music has had a direct impact. this list is still very much under construction, and if anyone could bring any other movies to my attention, it would be greatly appreciated.
I believe in the magic reality of transformation. I believe that in myself occurs a continual mutation — as if from the larva of a nymph, from a chrysalis nymph in the process of sublimation. Music, dance, and art have these powers as well. I dream and I believe that I am able to transmute into a butterfly.
Hammer Horror (Lionheart)
The Bride Wore Black — The Wedding List (Never for Ever)
The Innocents — The Infant Kiss (Never for Ever)
Front Line (1979) — Pull Out the Pin (The Dreaming)
The Shining — Get Out of My House (The Dreaming)
Night of the Demon — Hounds of Love (Hounds of Love)
Nosferatu: Phantom of the Night — Hello Earth (Hounds of Love)
The Red Shoes
She’s Having a Baby — This Woman’s Work (The Sensual World)