Gael is one of Canada's half-dozen, preeminent, sound & music designers. She has produced, directed, supervised and created sound & music design for feature films, television movies, series & mini-series, animated shorts and documentaries in Canada and the U.S. With extensive knowledge of all aspects and phases of post-production, and as a former ... See full bio »

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Trucks Sound Department
Better Than Chocolate
Better Than Chocolate Sound Department
Once in a Blue Moon
Once in a Blue Moon Sound Department
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The Green Chain Sound Department


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 2014 Ocule (Short) (sound mixer)
 2013 Crazywater (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 2013 Chi (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 2012 These Walls (Short) (supervising sound editor)
 2012 Bol (Short) (sound editor)
 2011 People of a Feather (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2010 Ms. Thing (Short) (sound editor)
 2010 Rain Down (sound supervisor)
 2009 Daysleeper (Short) (sound designer)
 2009/II The Visit (Short) (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Capturing George (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 2008 A Charman Event (Short) (sound designer)
 2007 The Green Chain (sound designer) / (sound supervision)
 2007 Engine 371 (Short) (sound designer)
 2007 Oma's Quilt (Short) (sound designer)
 2007 River of Life (Documentary) (sound designer)
 2006 Finding Dawn (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 2006 Shameless: The Art of Disability (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2005 Earthling (Documentary) (sound coordinator)
 2004 Being Caribou (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2003 Weight of the World (TV Movie documentary) (sound supervisor - as Gael McLean)
 2003 Joe (Short) (sound supervisor - as Gael Maclean)
 2003 Linton Garner: I Never Said Goodbye (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2003 Sometimes a Hero (sound supervisor)
 2002 Tribe of Joseph (sound supervisor)
 2002 The Journey of Lesra Martin (TV Movie documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2002 Little Sister's vs. Big Brother (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2002 Watchtower (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 2002 Kosovo: Fragile Peace (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2001 Death Game (sound supervisor)
 2001 The Overcoat (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 2001 Edgemont (TV Series) (sound supervisor - 2 episodes)
- Matchmaker, Matchmaker (2001) ... (sound supervisor)
- No Worries (2001) ... (sound supervisor)
 2001 Christy: Choices of the Heart (TV Mini-Series) (sound supervisor - 2 episodes)
- A New Beginning (2001) ... (sound supervisor)
- A Change of Seasons (2001) ... (sound supervisor)
 2001/I Mindstorm (sound supervisor)
 2001 G.O.D. (sound supervisor)
 2000 Double Frame (sound supervisor)
 2000 Once Upon a Christmas (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 2000 The Operative (sound supervisor)
 2000 Christy: The Movie (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 2000 Nuclear Dynamite (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
 2000 Marine Life (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 2000 My 5 Wives (sound supervisor)
 2000 The Silencer (sound supervisor - as Gael McLean)
 2000 Shutterspeed (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 1999 Babette's Feet (Short) (sound supervisor)
 1999 What Is... a Door? (Short) (sound)
 1999 What Is... a Fence? (Short) (sound)
 1999 What Is... a Garden? (Short) (sound)
 1999 What Is... a Stream? (Short) (sound)
 1999 What Is... a Wall? (Short) (sound)
 1999 What Is... a Window? (Short) (sound)
 1999 Keys to Kingdoms (Short) (sound supervisor)
 1999 The Dream Team (TV Series) (sound supervisor)
 1999 Convergence (sound supervisor)
 1999 A Twist of Faith (sound supervisor - as Gael McLean)
 1999 Assault on Death Mountain (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 1999 The Fear: Resurrection (sound supervisor)
 1999 Question of Privilege (sound supervisor)
 1999 Escape from Mars (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 1999 Better Than Chocolate (sound designer)
 1999 Life in a Day (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 1999 The Arrangement (sound supervisor)
 1998 How Do They...? (Documentary short) (sound editor)
 1998 How Do They...? How Do They Knit a Chain-Link Fence? (Documentary short) (sound)
 1998 Naked Frailties (sound supervisor)
 1998 The Alley (Short) (sound supervisor)
 1998 Dream House (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 1997 Death Game (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 1997 How Do They...? How Do They Braid Rope? (Documentary short) (sound) / (sound designer)
 1997 How Do They...? How Do They Make Potato Chips? (Documentary short) (sound) / (sound designer)
 1997 How Do They...? How Do They Put the Centers in Chocolates? (Documentary short) (sound) / (sound designer)
 1997 Take This Heart (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 1997 Trucks (TV Movie) (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 1997 Touch Me (sound supervisor)
 1997 Out of Nowhere (TV Movie) (sound supervisor) / (supervising sound editor)
 1997 Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story (TV Movie) (supervising sound editor)
 1997 Seduction in a Small Town (TV Movie) (supervising sound editor)
 1997 Life and Times (TV Series documentary) (audio post-production - 1 episode)
- Whisky Man: Inside the Dynasty of Samuel Bronfman (1997) ... (audio post-production)
 1997 Laserhawk (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 1996 Live TV (Short) (sound designer)
 1996 Mischa (Documentary) (sound)
 1996 Listen (sound designer)
 1996 Love Taps (Short) (sound) / (sound editor)
 1996 The Legend of the Ruby Silver (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 1996 Under Wraps (Documentary) (sound) / (sound editor)
 1995 A Rough Crossing (sound supervisor)
 1995 The Reluctant Deckhand (sound)
 1995 Man with a Gun (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 1995 Once in a Blue Moon (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
 1994 Trawna Tuh Belvul (Short) (sound editor)
 1993 Blockade (Documentary) (sound editor)
 1993 Healing Spirit (sound editor)
 1993 The Burning Season (sound supervisor)
 1993 The Lotus Eaters (sound supervisor)
 1992 Everest: Climb for Hope (Documentary) (sound editor - as Gael Maclean)
 1992 Bordertown Cafe (sound - uncredited)
 1991 Showdown at Williams Creek (sound supervisor)
 1990 The Comic Book Christmas Caper (supervising sound editor)
 1990 Terminal City Ricochet (effects editor - as Gael Maclean)
 1988 A Rustling of Leaves: Inside the Philippine Revolution (Documentary) (sound supervisor)
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Gael Maclean | Gael McLean

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