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Full Sail University Announces 12th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Class

October 12, 2021 | By
Full Sail University Announces 12th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Class

Full Sail University is proud to announce the 12th Annual Full Sail University Hall of Fame induction class comprised of six graduates recognized for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment, technology, media, and the arts. The induction of this new class of honorees will occur during Full Sail’s 12th Annual Hall of Fame... »

HPA Announces Nominees and Date for its 2021 HPA Awards for Excellence in Post

October 5, 2021 | By
HPA Announces Nominees and Date for its 2021 HPA Awards for Excellence in Post

The Hollywood Professional Alliance (HPA) has announced the nominees for its 2021 HPA Awards creative categories, as well as the date for its live gala on Nov. 18 at the Hollywood Legion Theater. The gala will honor excellence in color grading, editing, visual effects, and sound. Tickets for the event are now on sale at hpaonline.com. The HPA Awards... »

Cinema Audio Society to Bestow Its Career Achievement Award on Re-Recording Mixer Paul Massey

September 21, 2021 | By
Cinema Audio Society to Bestow Its Career Achievement Award on Re-Recording Mixer Paul Massey

The Cinema Audio Society (CAS) has announced that it will honor multiple CAS, Oscar®, and BAFTA winner, Sound Mixer Paul Massey CAS, with the Cinema Audio Society’s highest accolade, the CAS Career Achievement Award, to be presented at the 58th CAS Awards on Saturday, March 19, 2022, at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown – Wilshire Ballroom. CAS President Karol Urban announced... »

Goldcrest Pro Sound Artists Win Emmys for Work on The Queen’s Gambit

September 14, 2021 | By
Goldcrest Pro Sound Artists Win Emmys for Work on <em>The Queen’s Gambit</em>

Goldcrest Post sound artists won awards for Sound Editing and Sound Mixing for their work on Netflix’s The Queen’s Gambit at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards. Supervising Sound Editor Gregg Swiatlowski and Supervising Sound Editor/Re-Recording Mixer Eric Hirsch won for Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited or Anthology Series, Movie or Special, sharing the award with... »

MPSE Accepting Submissions for Verna Fields Student Award

September 13, 2021 | By
MPSE Accepting Submissions for Verna Fields Student Award

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) is now accepting submissions for its annual Verna Fields Student Award, honoring outstanding work by student sound editors. The award, which will be presented at the 69th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony on March 13, 2022, is open to students worldwide with the winner receiving a grant from... »

MPSE Now Accepting Submissions for 69th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards

September 2, 2021 | By
MPSE Now Accepting Submissions for 69th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) is now accepting submissions for the 69th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards. Honoring outstanding achievement in sound editing across 17 categories encompassing feature films, broadcast media, gaming and student work, the awards will be presented on March 13, 2022. Eligibility for professional work is restricted to productions released prior... »

The Don’t Breathe 2 Sound Team of Mandell Winter and P.K. Hooker

August 30, 2021 | By
The <em>Don’t Breathe 2</em> Sound Team of Mandell Winter and P.K. Hooker

Something that connects many, if not all, of this summer’s horror-thrillers is the fact they all sound great, and the audio is just as crucial to the films’ effectiveness as the visuals. That’s especially true with Rodo Sayagues’ Don’t Breathe 2, a sequel to the 2016 thriller that was Sayagues’ directorial debut after co-writing... »

WandaVision Sound Mixer Chris Giles on the Challenges of the Emmy-Nominated Marvel Series

August 27, 2021 | By
<em>WandaVision</em> Sound Mixer Chris Giles on the Challenges of the Emmy-Nominated Marvel Series

Chris Giles thought he was hearing things. The veteran film and television Production Mixer could hardly believe that WandaVision snagged a whopping 23 Emmy Award nominations. Among those nominations was one for Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Limited or Anthology or Movie, which went to Giles, Re-Recording Mixer Danielle Dupre, ADR Mixer Doc Kane,... »

Goldcrest Post Sound Artists Garner Emmy Nominations for The Queen’s Gambit

August 11, 2021 | By
Goldcrest Post Sound Artists Garner Emmy Nominations for <em>The Queen’s Gambit</em>

Goldcrest Post sound artists have been nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for their work on Netflix’s acclaimed limited series The Queen’s Gambit. Supervising Sound Editor Gregg Swiatlowski and Supervising Sound Editor/Re-Recording Mixer Eric Hirsch are nominated for Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited or Anthology Series, Movie or Special (shared with Sound Designer... »

Cinema Audio Society Adds Phillip W. Palmer to Board of Directors

July 20, 2021 | By
Cinema Audio Society Adds Phillip W. Palmer to Board of Directors

The Cinema Audio Society welcomes returning Board Member Phillip W. Palmer CAS to the Board of Directors. Phil has previously served on the board and as Vice President. Palmer will be filling the seat left vacant by Mary K. Ellis CAS. “We are delighted to welcome long-time contributor and generous volunteer Phil Palmer CAS... »