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Paul Hsu (I)

Paul Hsu is known for his work on Life of Pi (2012), Spotlight (2015) and It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010). See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Life of Pi
Life of Pi Sound Department
Spotlight Sound Department
It's Kind of a Funny Story
It's Kind of a Funny Story Sound Department
The Giver
The Giver Sound Department


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 2016/II The Promise (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2016 Free State of Jones (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2015 Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter (TV Mini-Series) (re-recording mixer - 5 episodes)
- Not Earth China (2015) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Dignity Cap (2015) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Bark Bark Yum Yum (2015) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Neon Nights (2015) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Made Ya Look (2015) ... (re-recording mixer)
 2015 Chi-Raq (re-recording mixer)
  P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (re-recording mixer - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2015) (sound designer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Cutie and the Boxer (2015) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Street Fight (2005) ... (re-recording mixer)
 2015 De Palma (Documentary) (sound)
 2015 Equals (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2015/I Spotlight (sound designer/sound re-recording mixer)
 2015 The Diplomat (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2015 Creative Control (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 2015 Cop Car (supervising sound editor)
 2015 Mistress America (re-recording mixer)
 2014 Sutures (Short) (re-recording mixer) / (sound effects editor)
 2014 Effie Gray (supervising sound editor)
 2014 Kill the Messenger (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2014 You're Not You (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2014 While We're Young (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2014 The Giver (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2014 Da Sweet Blood of Jesus (re-recording mixer)
 2014 Runoff (supervising sound editor)
 2014 Foxcatcher (supervising sound editor)
 2014 Boulevard (re-recording mixer)
 2014 Wish I Was Here (sound designer)
 2014 God's Pocket (re-recording mixer)
 2013 Mistaken for Strangers (Documentary) (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2013 Admission (sound effects editor)
 2013 Touba (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2013 Cutie and the Boxer (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2013 Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy (TV Movie documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2012 Koch (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2012 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2012 Life of Pi (temp re-recording mixer)
 2012/I Disconnect (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2012 Girl Most Likely (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2012 Frances Ha (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2012 Bad 25 (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2012 Premium Rush (supervising sound editor)
 2012 Hostage (sound designer)
 2012 The We and the I (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2012 Dreaming American (Short) (sound editor)
 2012 Being Flynn (sound effects editor)
 2012 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (re-recording mixer - 1 episode)
- More Than a Month (2012) ... (re-recording mixer)
 2012 Red Hook Summer (re-recording mixer)
 2012 Robot & Frank (sound designer)
 2011 Waiting for the Future (Documentary short) (sound designer)
 2011 Tower Heist (sound effects editor)
 2011 Occupant (re-recording mixer)
 2011/I Margaret (additional sound designer)
 2011 Special Things to Do (Short) (re-recording mixer)
 2011 Plush (Short) (re-recording mixer)
 2011 Beastie Boys: Don't Play No Game That I Can't Win (Video short) (re-recording mixer)
 2011 Time Freak (Short) (re-recording mixer)
 2011 The Son of No One (supervising sound editor)
 2011 Thin Ice (re-recording mixer: C5)
 2011 Another Happy Day (sound supervisor)
 2011 Win Win (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited (Short) (re-recording mixer)
 2011 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front (Documentary) (sound designer)
 2010/I Before Breakfast (Short) (supervising sound editor)
 2010 It's Kind of a Funny Story (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2010 Twelve Thirty (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 2010 Salt (supervising sound editor)
 2010 El espiritu de la salsa (Documentary) (supervising sound editor)
 2010 Bill Cunningham New York (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2010 Greenberg (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2010 The Romantics (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Carriers (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak (TV Short documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2009 Little New York (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Away We Go (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Fighting (supervising sound editor)
 2009 ExTerminators (re-recording mixer)
 2009 Once More with Feeling (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Tenderness (re-recording mixer)
 2008 Living in Emergency (Documentary) (sound editor)
 2008 Tokyo! (re-recording mixer - segment "Interior Design") / (supervising sound editor - segment "Interior Design")
 2008 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2008 Be Kind Rewind (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2008 The Yellow Handkerchief (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2007 Awake (sound designer)
 2007/I The Visitor (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2007 Hounddog (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 Feel (re-recording mixer)
  The Hill (TV Series documentary) (re-recording mixer - 1 episode, 2006) (supervising sound editor - 1 episode, 2006)
- It's Time to Be Mad as Hell (2006) ... (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 The Last Winter (additional sound designer)
 2006 God Grew Tired of Us (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2006 Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (sound effects editor)
 2006 Hollywoodland (sound effects editor)
 2006 One Rat Short (Short) (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 Baghdad ER (TV Movie documentary) (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 Singapore Dreaming (re-recording mixer)
 2006/I The Projectionist (Short) (supervising sound editor)
 2006 Flannel Pajamas (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 The Night Listener (re-recording mixer)
 2006 A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 Awesome; I Fuckin' Shot That! (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2005 12 and Holding (sound designer)
 2005 Shadowboxer (sound effects editor)
 2005 The Ice Harvest (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2005 All the Invisible Children (re-recording mixer - segment "Jesus Children of America")
 2005 You Are Such a Blindfold (Short) (supervising sound editor)
 2005 Street Fight (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2005 Liminality (Short) (re-recording mixer)
 2005 Swimmers (sound designer)
 2004 Sucker Free City (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2004 The Door in the Floor (re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2004 America Brown (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 2004 The Ladykillers (sound effects editor)
 2004 I Like Killing Flies (Documentary) (additional sound re-recording mixer)
 2003 Hulk (sound effects editor)
 2003 Risk/Reward (Documentary) (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 2003 The Agronomist (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2003 Assisted Living (sound designer)
 2003 The Station Agent (sound designer)
 2002 Men in Black II (sound effects editor)
 2002 The Year That Trembled (sound effects editor)
 2002 Ruthie and Connie: Every Room in the House (Documentary) (sound designer)
 2002 Justice and the Generals (TV Movie documentary) (sound designer)
 2001 American Saint (sound designer)
 2001 Besotted (sound editor)
 2001 Riders (sound designer)
 2000 Fear of Fiction (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 2000 American Babylon (Documentary) (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 1998-1999 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (sound editor - 2 episodes)
- Ella Fitzgerald: Something to Live For (1999) ... (sound editor - as Paul D. Hsu)
- Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for the Note (1998) ... (sound editor)
 1999/I The Last Cigarette (Documentary) (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 1999 Jump (sound designer)
 1998 Anima (sound designer)
 1998 Not Even the Trees (sound designer)
 1998 The Art of Influence (TV Movie documentary) (sound editor)
 1998 La Ciudad (The City) (sound designer)
 1998 Desert Blue (sound designer)
 1998 Louis & Frank (sound editor)
 1998 Cinema Alcázar (Documentary short) (re-recording mixer)
 1998 The Farm: Angola, USA (Documentary) (sound editor) / (sound mixer)
 1998 Dancemaker (Documentary) (sound editor)
 1997 Green Chimneys (Documentary) (sound editor)
 1997 Leonard Bernstein's New York (TV Movie documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1997 Letters Not About Love (Documentary) (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 1997 Concert of Wills: Making the Getty Center (Documentary) (sound editor)
 1997 15 Months in May (re-recording mixer) / (sound editor)
 1997 A Brother's Kiss (assistant sound editor - as Paul D. Hsu)
 1997 Message to Love: The Isle of Wight Festival (Documentary) (assistant sound editor)
 1997 Latin Boys Go to Hell (sound designer - as Paul D. Hsu)
 1997 Hurricane Streets (sound editor: Dog Bark Sound - as Paul D. Hsu)
 1997 Anita Liberty (Short) (sound editor - as Paul D. Hsu)
 1997 Poverty Outlaw (Documentary) (re-recording mixer) / (sound editor)
 1997 Wild Man Blues (Documentary) (sound editor - as Paul D. Hsu)
 1996 Milk & Money (sound editor)
 1996 Love Child (Short) (sound designer) / (sound editor)
 1996 W.E.B. DuBois: A Biography in Four Voices (Documentary) (sound editor)
 1996 Ripe (sound editor - as Paul D. Hsu)
 1996 Real Sex (TV Series documentary) (sound editor - 1 episode)
- Real Sex 15 (1996) ... (sound editor)
 1996 Taken for a Ride (Documentary) (sound editor)
 1996 MugShot (sound editor)
 1995 Animal Room (sound editor)
 1995 Welcome to the Dollhouse (assistant sound editor)
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