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The Sound of Mary Queen of Scots

Director Josie Rourke talks about why telling “better versions of our history” gave herpurpose intelling this particular story atthis particular time, how she approachessound differently for cinema and live stage productions, the importance of silence to her story, and how Dolby Atmos allowed her to subtly introduce the ... More


The Sound of Roma with Skip Lievsay

Academy Award-winning sound supervisor and re-recording mixer Skip Lievsay talks about the extraordinary sound work behind director Alfonso Cuarón’s epic black-and-white film about his own childhood in 1970s Mexico City. Skip talks about how not having a musical score keeps the audience guessing what will happen next, ... More


The Sound of First Man

Academy Award and Grammy-winning composer Justin Hurwitz, sound supervisor and re-recording mixer Ai-Ling Lee, sound supervisor Mildred Iatrou, re-recording mixer Frank Montaño, re-recording mixer Jon Taylor, and Academy Award-winning picture editor Tom Cross discuss how the film’s documentary look (it was filmed in Super-16mm) ... More


The Sound of Black Panther

Composer Ludwig Göransson and supervising sound editor Steve Boeddeker talk about the collaboration of sound design and score in BLACK PANTHER, the integration of African music into a traditional symphonic score, and how the sound design of futuristic Wakanda technology and weaponry is influenced by West African sounds (like a ... More


The Sound of A Star Is Born

In this series of episodes, join Dolby Institute director Glenn Kiser in conversation with the creative teams behind the sound and music of some of the biggest films of the year, including Roma, A Star is Born, First Man, Black Panther and Mary, Queen of Scots. Production sound mixer Steve Morrow, Grammy-winning music mixer ... More


GameSoundCon 2018 - Podcast Episodes

Two Days of intensive sessions, panels and masterclasses on the business, creative and technical challenges of game music and sound, designed for those coming from Film, TV, music and other more traditional media. Composing music for video games is more than just uploading wave files to an FTP site. Video game sound ... More


Mix Sound for Film & TV 2018 - Podcast Episodes

Mix Magazine presented the fifth annual Sound for Film and TV event, an all-day exhibition and conference spotlighting the technologies and techniques behind sound for picture, from production to playback. The boom in television and streaming services, along with the emergence of Virtual Reality, has led to a ... More


The Sound of Venom

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection podcast episode we chat with the sound team of the box office hit comic-book villain tale of Venom. Featuring Kami Asgar - Supervising Sound Editor, Will Files - Re-recording Mixer and Supervising Sound Editor and Robby Stambler - Sound Design. ####Subscribe on iTunes: Journalist Eddie ... More


The Sound of BlacKkKlansman

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection podcast we talk with the sound and music team of Director Spike Lee's new film BlacKkKlansman featuring Composer Terence Blanchard, Re-recording Mixer Tom Fleischman and Sound Mixer Drew Kunin. ####Subscribe on iTunes: It’s the early 1970s, a time of great social upheaval as ... More


The Sound and Music of The Handmaid's Tale

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection podcast we talk with the sound and music team of The Handmaid's Tale. We chat with Supervising Sound Editor Jane Tattersall, Dialogue Supervisor David McCallum, Re-recording Mixer's Lou Solakofski and Joe Morrow and Composer Adam Taylor. ####Subscribe on ... More


Peter Albrechtsen and the sound of Generation Wealth

Peter Albrechtsen is a Danish sound designer and music supervisor based in Copenhagen and working on both feature films and documentaries. We chatted with Peter about his recent work on the Amazon Studios documentary, Generation Wealth directed by Lauren Greenfield. ####Subscribe on ... More


Composer Philip Sheppard and the music of DETROIT: Become Human

Philip Sheppard is a composer, producer, virtuoso cellist, inventor, public speaker, philanthropist, professor at the Royal Academy of Music and a creative innovator who has worked with some of the biggest names in music, tech, sport and film. ####Subscribe on iTunes: Philip has ... More


The Sound of Dunkirk - Oscar Podcast

We wrap up our Oscar nominees series with the team from Dunkirk. In this two part episode, the artists show how the carefully engineered track builds and maintains tension for the entire running time of the movie, with music playing almost continuously from the opening shot of soldiers walking down the street to the ... More


The Sound of Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Oscar Podcast

Ren Klyce, primarily known for his sound design of David Fincher’s films, talks about the challenges and opportunities of joining an already-established sound universe while adding his own spin. Ren Klyce, Matthew Wood, and Michael Semanick discuss the security of reading the script before the shoot, and ... More


The Sound of The Shape Of Water - Oscar Podcast

The artists behind The Shape of Water discuss the creation of the sounds of the creature (nicknamed “Fishman” by the team), revealing that director Guillermo del Toro’s vocalizations became a key part of the sound of the creature’s breathing. They describe how the creature’s sound design evolves over the course ... More


The Sound of Blade Runner 2049 - Oscar Podcast

The team behind Blade Runner 2049 talks about how they paid homage to the iconic original film while breaking new sonic ground. They explore the film’s distinctive blend of sound design and musical score, and discuss the producers’ wise decision to start the sound design while the shoot was still going on. They ... More


The Sound of Baby Driver - Oscar Podcast

In this episode, production sound mixer Mary Ellis talks about her very first day of the shoot—recording the sound on set during the continuous 5-minute shot set to “Harlem Shuffle,” and the challenges of mic’ing all those fast-moving cars. Sound supervisor/mixer Julian Slater talks about using tinitis to take the ... More


The Music of Call of Duty WWII with Composer Wilbert Roget II

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection podcast conversation we chat with Composer Wilbert Roget II about his work on Call of Duty WWII and discuss the unique creative challenges of writing music for video games, his extensive career working as a video game composer and how he landed the project ... More


The Sound of The Shape of Water

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection podcast, we talk with the sound team behind Director Guillermo del Toro's latest film, The Shape of Water. Featuring re-recording mixers Christian Cooke and Brad Zoern, supervising sound editors Nelson Ferreira and Nathan Robitaille. ####Subscribe on iTunes: Elisa is a mute, ... More


Sound Supervisor Skip Lievsay and Composer Carter Burwell - Conversations with Sound Artists - Season 3

Composer Carter Burwell and sound designer/mixer Skip Lievsay talk about their remarkable 30-year collaboration with the Coen Brothers and share stories starting with Blood Simple in 1985 and continuing through all 17 of the Coen’s films. Scenes are ... More


Director Matt Reeves, Composer Michael Giacchino and Sound Supervisors Will Files and Douglas Murray - Conversations with Sound Artists - Season 3

Director Matt Reeves joins sound supervisors Will Files & Douglas Murray, and composer Michael Giacchino in conversation about their four-film collaboration, starting with Cloverfield and culminating with this ... More


Director Joe Wright and Sound Supervisor Craig Berkey - Conversations with Sound Artists - Season 3

Director Joe Wright and his sound supervisor Craig Berkey talk about using sound design to build worlds as diverse as Churchill’s World War II London in Darkest Hour, the synesthezia of a homeless schizophrenic in The Soloist, or a fantastic Neverland in Pan. ... More


Director Darren Aronofsky & Sound Supervisor Craig Henighan - Conversations with Sound Artists - Season 3

Darren Aronofsky is one of the most innovative and boundary-pushing directors working in cinema. Join him in conversation with his longtime sound supervisor Craig Henighan as they discuss their work on Requiem for a Dream, The Fountain, Black Swan, Noah, and ... More


The Sound of History Channel's Knightfall

We talk with the sound team behind History Channel's new show Knightfall featuring supervising sound editor and sound designer Edmond Coblentz, re-recording mixer Adam Sawelson and Kurt Kassulke, Dialogue Editor Steve Stuhr and Stage Tech Mat Duncan. ####Subscribe on iTunes: In 1306, the Knights Templar ... More


Sound Supervisor Richard King - Conversations with Sound Artists - Season 3

Three-time Academy Award winning sound supervisor Richard King discusses his remarkable collaboration with the director Christopher Nolan, which began with The Prestige and has continued through this summer’s Dunkirk. Richard talks about creating the sirens of the German dive-bomber ... More


Director Edgar Wright & Sound Supervisor Julian Slater - Conversations with Sound Artists - Season 3

Writer/director Edgar Wright joins sound designer Julian Slater in conversation about their remarkable five film collaboration, starting with Shawn of the Dead and continuing through their most recent film, Baby Driver. In this episode you’ll learn why Wright ... More


The Sound and Music of War for the Planet of the Apes - Panel Discussion

A discussion about the integration of sound within the storytelling process for the film "War for the Planet of the Apes" with Director Matt Reeves, Composer Michael Giacchino, and Sound Designers Will Files and Douglas Murray. ####Subscribe on iTunes:


Battle of the Sexes - In Conversation with Ai-Ling Lee and Mildred Iatrou

In this exclusive podcast we talk with Sound Supervisors Ai-Ling Lee and Mildred Iatrou Morgan who worked on the Fox Searchlight film, Battle of the Sexes. This conversation took place on Friday, November 10th at Fox Studios and was moderated by Michael Coleman of SoundWorks Collection. ####Subscribe on iTunes:


2017 Savannah Film Festival - Conversation with Will Files and Craig Henighan

In this exclusive conversation, sound designers Craig Henighan and Will Files share their experiences creating sound for such films as "Mother!," "Stranger Things," "Deadpool," and "War for the Planet of the Apes" among others. Moderated by Michael Coleman of SoundWorks ... More


In Pursuit of Silence - Skywalker Sound Team Discussion

In Pursuit of Silence ( is a fascinating and meditative film and exploration of silence and the impact of noise on our lives. Filmed in eight countries, it immerses us in a cinematic journey around the globe—from a traditional tea ceremony in Kyoto, to the streets of Mumbai, the ... More