Nominees for this year’s annual Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards include leading proponents of the art of sound editing, music editing and sound design from around the world. “Our members are editing professionals who want to raise awareness of what a motion-picture soundtrack is capable of doing to support the art of motion pictures,” said MPSE president Bobbi Banks.
Winners in various categories of Feature Films, Television and Other will be given their 2010 Golden Reels during a gala awards ceremony to be held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel on Feb. 20. The 2010 MPSE Filmmaker Recipient will be film director Steven Spielberg, while the 2010 MPSE Career Achievement Recipient will be Larry Singer MPSE.
“Each year the MPSE presents the Golden Reel Awards as acknowledgments of the year’s best work in the various areas of sound editing for Dialogue & ADR, Effects & Foley and Music,” said Banks. “We are also extremely proud to award Steven Spielberg with our Filmmaker Recipient, and to honor long-time MPSE member Larry Singer as our Career Achievement Recipient.”
The 2010 Golden Reel Award nominees in the categories Feature Films, Television and Other are as follows:
2010 Golden Reel Award Nominees: Feature Films
Best Sound Editing: Sound Effects, Foley, Music, Dialogue and ADR in a Feature Film Animation9 Coraline Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs Fantastic Mr. Fox Monsters Vs. Aliens The Princess and the Frog Up
Best Sound Editing: Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue and ADR in a Foreign Feature Film
An Education Coco avant Chanel District 9 Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince Red Cliff The Baader Meinhof Complex
Best Sound Editing: Music in a Feature Film2012 500 Days of Summer An Education Avatar It’s Complicated Star Trek Sherlock Holmes The Informant!
Best Sound Editing: Music in a Musical Feature FilmCrazy Heart Every Little Step Nine This is it
Best Sound Editing: Dialogue and ADR in a Feature Film500 Days of Summer A Serious Man Avatar GI Joe Inglorious Basterds Star Trek The Hurt Locker The Stoning of Soraya M.
Best Sound Editing: Sound Effects and Foley in a Feature Film2012 Avatar Inglorious Basterds Push Transformers – Revenge of the Fallen The Hurt Locker Star Trek Watchmen
2010 Golden Reel Award Nominees: Television
Best Sound Editing: Sound Effects, Foley, Music, Dialogue and ADR in Television AnimationMonsters Vs. Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins From Outer Space Prep & Landing “Half Hour Holiday Special” Spongebob Squarepants “Spongebob Squarepants Vs. The Big One” Star Wars: The Clone Wars “Landing At Point Rain” The Fairly Odd Parents “Wishology: The Big Beginning” The Penguins Of Madagascar “What Goes Around”
Best Sound Editing: Long Form Dialogue and ADR in TelevisionBattlestar Galactica “Daybreak, Part 2” Damages “Trust Me” Flashpoint “Aisle 13” House M.D. “Broken” Scooby Doo! The Mystery Begins
Best Sound Editing: Short Form Dialogue and ADR in TelevisionCSI: Crime Scene Investigation “Mascara” CSI: Miami “Point Of Impact” CSI: Ny “Manhattanhenge – #609” ER “I Feel Good” Flash Forward “Riptide” Fringe “Unleashed” Lost “The Little Prince – #504” True Blood “Beyond Here Lies Nothin – #212”
Best Sound Editing: Long Form Sound Effects and Foley in TelevisionBattlestar Galactica “Daybreak, Part 2” Flashpoint “Between Heartbeats” The Tudors “The Undoing Of Cromwell” Warehouse 13 “Pilot” Wizards Of Waverly Place The Movie
Best Sound Editing: Long Form Music in TelevisionDamages “Trust Me” Diamonds Spectacular!
Best Sound Editing: Short Form Music in TelevisionBored To Death “The Case Of The Lonely White Dove” Castle “Famous Last Words” CSI: Crime Scene Investigation “Mascara” Fringe “Night Of Desirable Objects” Glee “Pilot” The Tudors “The Undoing Of Cromwell – #308”
2010 Golden Reel Award Nominees: Other
Best Sound Editing: Direct to VideoB.O.B.’s Big Break Caprica Exit Speed Lionelville: Destination Adventure Something, Something, Something, Darkside Tinkerbell and the Lost Treasure Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead
Best Sound Editing: Computer EntertainmentBatman: Arkham Asylum Need for Speed: Shift Resident Evil 5 Uncharterd 2 Wolfenstein
Best Sound Editing: Student Film – Verna Fields AwardScarecrow The End of the Line The GodMother The Incredible Story Of My Great Grandmother Olive Yellow Belly End