While movie theaters are under pressure to upgrade to stay ahead of rapidly improving home theater systems, most of their energy has gone to projection, not to sound.
"Hugo" and "Boardwalk Empire" took top honors at Saturday's 48th annual Cinema Audio Society Awards, held at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles.
Pros are choosing a credit that lacks its own Oscar category
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Dialogue-free moments open door to aural effects
Sound mixer Gene S. Cantamessa, who earned an Oscar for his work on "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial" as well as six other nominations, died in Los Angeles on Nov. 8 after a long hospitalization. He was…
The Cinema Audio Society will honor re-recording mixer Scott Millan with its highest kudo, the CAS Career Achievement Award, on Feb. 18.
Co-founded by industry vets Lon Bender and Wylie Stateman, post sound company Soundelux has provided sound editorial, sound supervision, Foley, ADR and sound design for nearly 30 years. Four Impact…
Recorders and mixers get inventive to present skeins' drama amidst extreme locales and conditions.
Cinema Audio Society will fete production sound mixer Jeffrey S. Wexler with its Career Achievement Award on Feb. 19, 2011.
"The Hurt Locker," a film combining quiet moments with intense sound, won laurels for sound mixing in motion pictures at the Cinema Audio Society's annual kudos on Saturday night.