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Masterfully Crafted Sound Within A Quiet Place

April 16, 2018 | By
Masterfully Crafted Sound Within A Quiet Place

  We live in a society where sound is omnipresent. A Quiet Place takes us back to the root of solitude but simultaneously experiments with the versatility of sound sonically and atmospherically within the dynamic spectrum. Director John Krasinski (“The Office,” 13 Hours) sought two of the top supervising sound editors in Erik Aadahl... »

2018 CILECT North America Sound Conference

April 2, 2018 | By
2018 CILECT North America Sound Conference

    The 2018 CILECT North America “Sound and Storytelling” Conference was held at the Dodge College of Media Arts at Chapman University on March 22-24, 2018 in Orange, CA. The event was hosted by Michael Kowalski, Associate Dean & Chief Academic Officer. Kowalski has long desired to launch a sound conference of this... »

Cinema Audio Society Announces New Board

March 12, 2018 | By
Cinema Audio Society Announces New Board

  At the recent 54th CAS Awards, President Mark Ulano announced the new members of the Board of Directors for the Cinema Audio Society. With a breadth and depth of experience in the field of sound, the board represents a cross section of experienced production and post-production sound professionals. The re-elected incumbents included Vice-President... »

Oscars 2018: Some Swarthy Badasses And Only A Few Surprises

March 6, 2018 | By
Oscars 2018: Some Swarthy Badasses And Only A Few Surprises

  If you bet on every favorite in your office’s Oscar pool this year, you did quite well. It was a year of very few surprises, and stood in stark contrast to last year’s “wow finish” –to borrow a line from the movies. And yet those who won were very thoughtful about their craft–both... »

54th CAS Awards: Top Awards Garnered by Dunkirk, Coco and Jane

March 2, 2018 | By
54th CAS Awards: Top Awards Garnered by Dunkirk, Coco and Jane

  The Cinema Audio Society Award for Outstanding Sound Mixing Motion Picture – Live Action was presented to the sound mixing team from Dunkirk – Mark Weingarten CAS, Gregg Landaker, Gary Rizzo CAS, Alan Meyerson CAS, Thomas J. O’Connell and Scott Curtis. The presenters of the award were production sound mixer, Willie Burton, and... »

Phantom Thread’s Oscar Nominated Sound Team

February 27, 2018 | By
Phantom Thread’s Oscar Nominated Sound Team

  In Paul Thomas Anderson’s period drama, Phantom Thread, sound designer and re-recording mixer Christopher Scarabosio, re-recording mixer David Acord, and supervising sound editor Matthew Wood were working with a collaborative director, one with whom they already had a formidable relationship in many instances. In Scarabosio’s case, Phantom Thread was his sixth film collaboration... »

Dunkirk, Coco, and Jane Take Top Honors at CAS Awards

February 25, 2018 | By

Anna Behlmer honored with CAS Career Achievement Award Joe Wright presented with CAS Filmmaker Award Tomlinson Holman, CAS honored with Edward J. Greene Award The Cinema Audio Society Award for Outstanding Sound Mixing Motion Picture – Live Action was presented to the sound mixing team from Dunkirk of Mark Weingarten CAS, Gregg Landaker, Gary Rizzo CAS, Alan... »

CAS Awards Winners for 2018

February 24, 2018 | By
CAS Awards Winners for 2018

    Motion Picture – Live Action Dunkirk Production Mixer – Mark Weingarten, CAS Re-recording Mixer – Gregg Landaker Re-recording Mixer – Gary Rizzo, CAS Scoring Mixer – Alan Meyerson, CAS ADR Mixer – Thomas J. O’Connell Foley Mixer – Scott Curtis Television Series – 1 Hour Game of Thrones: “Beyond the Wall” Production... »

The 54th Annual Cinema Audio Society Awards February 24th

February 23, 2018 | By
The 54th Annual Cinema Audio Society Awards February 24th

    The 54th Annual Cinema Audio Society Awards (CAS), presented by Dolby Labs, recognizing Outstanding Achievements in film and television sound mixing will be held Saturday, Feb. 24th at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel. Joe Wright, Oscar nominated for Darkest Hour, is to receive the CAS Filmmaker Award this year, and Anna Behlmer... »

Best Sound Mixing Nominee – Baby Driver

February 23, 2018 | By
Best Sound Mixing Nominee – Baby Driver

Oscar Nominees Mary H. Ellis, Tim Cavagin, and Julian Slater Create An Aural Perspective With Sound Mixing in Baby Driver. When considering mixing, combining the elements to be pleasing to the ear is what certainly comes to mind, but sound mixing always starts in production and segues to post-production. Baby Driver’s sound mixer, Mary H. Ellis... »

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