exhibition and conference will focus on new sound technologies and workflows,
including virtual reality.
Editors (MPSE) and Cinema Audio Society (CAS) are event sponsors for the third
annual Mix Presents Sound for Film,
and all-day exhibition and conference spotlighting technologies and techniques
behind sound for picture from production to playback. The event will be held
September 17th at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City.
Magazine, this year’s event will focus on workflow changes prompted by the boom
in film and television production, and emergence of new entertainment media,
including virtual reality.
attracted overflow crowds in each of its first two years. “It’s a chance for
sound artists to network, exchange ideas with their peers, and learn about new
and emerging sound technologies in a friendly and intimate setting,” said MPSE
President Tom McCarthy. “If you are passionate about sound, this is a can’t-miss
within the Storytelling Process.” Leading sound designers and editors will talk
about creativity in sound and discuss moments when sound becomes the driving
factor in the story. Panelists will include Will Files, MPSE; Mark P.
Stoeckinger, MPSE; Paula Fairfield, MPSE; and Ben L. Cook, MPSE.
Musicals in Film and Television Production.” Its focus will be on live
recording and other techniques for giving musical productions a more organic
sound than in the past.
Bourgeois, CAS; production mixer Phil Palmer, CAS; music editor David Klotz; and
Pro Tools music recording and playback specialist Gary Raymond.
Large” will feature a panel of engineers, studio designers and
system integrators. They will describe current requirements for building a
recording stage capable of producing a compelling immersive soundtrack.
Audio for VR Room: Presented in the Kim Novak Theatre, a Dolby and Auro 3D-equipped re-recording stage. New tools and techniques for the ultimate in Immersive Sound.
Sound Reel Showcase: Presented in the William Holden Theatre, a Dolby and Auro 3D-equipped re-recording stage. Film studios present 10-minute reels of their showcase films with introductions by the sound teams.
Production Sound Pavilion: Presented in the iconic Barbra Streisand Scoring Stage. Top production sound mixers show what’s in their sound carts, and top manufacturers show the latest in wireless, microphone and recorder technologies.
ADX by Audionamix, Yamaha Commercial Audio and Lectrosonics.
Picture Sound Editors is a non-profit organization of professional sound and
music editors who work in the motion picture television and gaming industries.
The organization’s mission is to provide a wealth of knowledge from award-winning
professionals to a diverse group of individuals, youth and career professionals
alike; mentoring and educating the community about the artistic merit and
technical advancements in sound and music editing; providing scholarships for
the continuing advancement of motion picture sound in education; and helping to
enhance the personal and professional lives of the men and women who practice
this unique craft.
The Cinema Audio Society was formed in 1964 for the purpose of sharing
information with Sound Professionals in the Motion Picture and Television
educate and inform the general public and the motion picture & television
industry that effective sound is achieved by a creative, artistic and technical
blending of diverse sound elements; to provide the motion picture &
television industry with a progressive society of master craftsmen specialized
in the art of creative cinematic sound recording; to advance the specialized
field of cinematic sound recording by exchange of ideas, methods, and
information; to advance the art of auditory appreciation, and to
philanthropically support those causes dedicated to the sense of hearing; to
institute and maintain high standards of conduct and craftsmanship among our
members; to aid the motion picture & television industry in the selection
and training of qualified personnel in the unique field of cinematic sound
recording and to achieve for our members deserved recognition as major
contributors to the field of motion picture & television entertainment.