Tag Archives: Film Sound

Sound Profile: Tron Legacy

Tron.  That one word is synonymous with so many images for so many people.  The original was so incredibly revolutionary on multiple levels.  For a sound-designer; it’s  a bit of a wet dream.  SoundWorks Collection’s latest doc is one that I’ve been looking forward to for a long time.  There’s some great info about how the lightbikes are originally envisioned for the initial trailer and how that approach changed for the final film, the use of processing on the voices, what sort … Continue reading

Sound Profile: The Social Network

David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin’s latest film The Social Network hits theaters everywhere tomorrow (September 30th).  I am incredibly excited for this film since I’m such a huge fan of both of their work.  Roll in Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross on the score and you have a pretty winning combination. SoundWorks Collection has released a new profile video based around the sound mix element of The Social Network with Sound Re-Recording Mixer and Supervising Sound Editor Ren Klyce.  I … Continue reading

Audio Process: My Sunday Journey

I recently ran location/post audio for a short film that a few friends of mine did over a weekend for the Philips Cinema Parallel Lines contest (http://www.youtube.com/philipscinema). We didn’t win, but we had a great time spending an incredibly hot shoot in a garage without air-conditioning on a summer day in Dallas, TX (the outside temp was 98 degrees and inside the garage was roughly 110). All the entries had to contain the same six mandatory lines of dialogue: What … Continue reading

Sound Profile: Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

“Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” Sound for Film Profile from Michael Coleman on Vimeo. From SoundWorks Collection: When you meet the girl of your dreams, would you defeat her ex-boyfriends to win her love? The London based sound team behind“Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” share their stories about bringing to life the comic book pages of this alternative universe. Featured in this exclusive SoundWorks Collection Sound for Film Profile is Re-recording Mixer Chris Burdon, Re-recording Mixer Doug Cooper, and Supervising Sound Editor … Continue reading

Sound Profile: There Will Be Blood

For Wednesday, I’ve posted an older sound profile for the gorgeous Paul Thomas Anderson epic: There Will Be Blood. “There will be Blood” Sound for Film Profile from Michael Coleman on Vimeo. From SoundWorks Collection: Skywalker Sound re-recording mixer Michael Semanick describes designing subtle and gritty “oil sounds” for the epic saga “There Will Be Blood”. Movie Studio: Warner Brothers Studio Mix Studio: Skywalker Sound Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson Original Music by: Jonny Greenwood Sound Department: Michael Babcock …. … Continue reading