Too often, a film’s soundtrack is an inessential, forgettable backdrop to what is a primarily visual experience. At their best, though, soundtracks are much more than that. More than an accessory, they’re able to heighten and color a film’s narrative. Baeble Music compiled a list of five directors (Sofia Coppola, Wes Anderson, Quentin Tarantino, David Fincher and Zach Braff) who put together incredible soundtracks with the help from music supervisors, from contemporary compilations to original scores. Enjoy this playlist of some of the most iconic songs in these top director’s films!