MPSE Guild nominees

The Motion Picture Sound Editors Guild has announced its nominees this morning, the last of the major guilds to weigh in (save for the Lollipop Guild). Thanks again to our pal Paddy Mulholland at ScreenOnScreen for helping keep a sharp eye out for guild and critics groups...
Posted On 18 Jan 2013

Cinema Audio Society nominees

Cinema Audio Society Sound Mixing Noms Motion Pictures – Live Action: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Les Misérables Lincoln Skyfall Zero Dark Thirty
Posted On 08 Jan 2013

Interview: Ben Burtt and Lincoln’s sound design

Sound designer Ben Burtt began his career in 1975, and his innovations were quickly recognized by the Academy who gave him Special Achievement Awards for Star Wars and Raiders of the Lost Ark. Burtt went on to win competitive Oscars for his work on E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial and...

The Soundworks Profile for Flight

Flight is an amazing movie for Denzel Washington’s internal struggle but the plane crash is on the high scale of awesome.
Posted On 07 Nov 2012

Cinema Audio Society adds Scoring Mixers

Cinema Audio Society adds Scoring Mixers to the CAS Awards Mix Los Angeles—The Cinema Audio Society, opened the submissions process on October 17 for the CAS Awards with a big change this year—Scoring Mixers will be added to the mix in three categories: Motion Pictures,...
Posted On 18 Oct 2011

SoundWorks cranks the volume on the Deathly Hallows

SoundWorks Collection: The Sound of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 From our friend Micheal Coleman, a new video from The SoundWorks Collection profiling the sound and music mix in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Pt 2.
Posted On 18 Jul 2011

The Social Network & Inception win top MPSE Awards

Best Sound Editing: DIALOGUE AND ADR IN A FEATURE FILM: ‚ÄúThe Social Network!” Best Sound Editing: SOUND EFFECTS AND FOLEY IN A FEATURE FILM: ‚ÄúInception!” Best Sound Editing: MUSIC IN A FEATURE FILM: ‚ÄúINCEPTION” Best Sound Editing: MUSIC IN A MUSICAL...
Posted On 20 Feb 2011

Sound Editors nominations

MPSE nominations in 7 categories. (Thanks Loyal) Best Sound Editing: Feature Film Music Alice in Wonderland Black Swan Get Low Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Pt. 1 Inception Let Me In The Losers The Social Network Best Sound Editing: Feature Film DX & ADR Black Swan...
Posted On 20 Jan 2011

Crafting the soundscape for The Social Network

Heading David Fincher’s sound team on The Social Network, Sound Re-recording Mixer and Supervisor Sound Editor Ren Kylce and Sound Re-Recording Mixer Michael Semanick walk us through the creative and technical process for designing the audio soundscape. (via Soundworks)
Posted On 11 Jan 2011

Daft Punk music video for Tron Legacy

Sci-fi fans were spoiled in 2009 with half a dozen milestone movies ranging in style from classic psychological mind-twisters (Moon), exhilarating reboots (Star Trek), “revolutions in cinema” (Avatar), prawn pwnage directorial debuts (District 9), and fresh injections...
Posted On 26 Oct 2010