Posts Tagged ‘sound_design’

‘Godzilla’ sound designers tread carefully

Taking a classic and putting a new spin on it must, in many ways, be much harder to pull off than doing something new. Especially when it’s a film that lovers of a genre cherish, and when that film contains something that has passed into movie lore, such as the sound of Godzilla. Here, the […]

BBC4′s Hinterland mixed in two tongues

With the BBC 4 series Hinterland / Y Gwyll, dubbing mixer Simon Jones of Soundworks in Cardiff (pictured, below) was presented with an interesting problem – how to approach the audio post production for a detective drama shot back-to-back in both Welsh and English? Filmed between November 2012 and April 2013 in the Welsh seaside […]

The unbelievable sounds of Star Wars

Following the extended Easter weekend break, something light but nonetheless fascinating and revealing about the world of audio production to ease you into the working week. What Culture has listed 10 sound effects from Star Wars and explained how they were all created. Here’s the list in full: 10) Chewbacca’s roar – a mix of […]

Skip Lievesy Master Class this Saturday

Apologies for the short notice, but if you live in or within easy striking distance of Brookly, NY, you might wish to spend this Saturday afternoon at The Media Center on John Street in the company of Skip Lievesy for a Master Class and a special screening of Gravity. Following a lunch together, Skip, who […]

2014 Godzilla remake sounds amazing

As well as being tantalising and a wee bit scary, this trailer for Gareth Edwards’ remake of Godzilla, which hits our screens this Summer, also boasts some ace, atmospheric sound design. Roll on 15 May … especially as it’s going to sound awesome in Dolby Atmos.