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Dave Nelson (III)

Dave Nelson's career spans over twenty years in the film, sound and recording industry. His work involves an interesting mixture of documentaries, features, shorts as well as albums (some of which have been nominated for Academy, Emmy and Grammy Awards). Dave was the re-recording mixer on five films for Werner Herzog and his most recent work ... See full bio »
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 2016 Unleashed (sound editor) / (sound mixer/re-recording mixer) (post-production)
 2014 Garden of Carnivorous Plants (sound re-recording mixer) (completed)
 2014 Graham's Tales (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer) (completed)
 2016 Almost Sunrise (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2016 Surviving International Boulevard: Domestic Child Sex Trafficking (Documentary short) (sound editor)
 2016 Gibby (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2016 Life Is Love (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2015 The Adaptable Mind (Documentary short) (sound mixer)
 2015 The Making of a Mensch (Documentary short) (sound mixer)
 2015 God Bless the Child (recording mixer) / (sound designer)
 2015 The Other Barrio (sound re-recording mixer)
 2015 Knight to F4 (m&e and foley mixer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2014 ParenTechnology (Documentary short) (sound editor)
 2014 Punk Rock Diplomacy (Documentary short) (sound editor)
 2014 Robots, Botox, & Google Glass (Documentary short) (sound editor)
 2014 The Photosynthesis of Social Media (Documentary short) (sound editor)
 2014 Time Quest (Short) (sound designer)
 2014 TransBoom (Documentary short) (sound editor)
  The Future Starts Here (TV Series documentary short) (sound editor - 16 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (sound re-recording mixer - 16 episodes, 2013 - 2014)
- The Future of Our Species (2014) ... (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
- Creative Bondage (2014) ... (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
- ParenTechnology (2014) ... (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
- TransBoom (2014) ... (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
- The Photosynthesis of Social Media (2014) ... (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2014 The Cult of JT LeRoy (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2014 True Son (Documentary) (supervising sound editor)
 2014/I In Plain Sight (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2014 A Case for Dreaming (Video documentary short) (sound editor)
 2014 Video Games: The Movie (Documentary) (dialogue editor) / (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 A Case for Optimism (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Motherhood Remixed (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Participatory Revolution (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Preciptious Intervention (Short) (sound editor)
 2013 Technology Shabbats (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 The Final 4 (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2013 The Science of Character (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound effects editor)
 2013 Rice Field of Dreams (Documentary) (sound editor)
 2013 China in Three Words (Documentary short) (supervising sound editor)
 2013 The Creative Process in 10 Acts (Documentary short) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Four Days in Chicago (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Naedelei (Short) (sound designer)
 2013 Looking For Mr Stieglitz (Short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Idea Porn (Short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Tech Etiquette (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Why We Love Robots (Video documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2012 SUX2BME (Short) (supervising sound editor)
 2012 Brain Power: From Neurons to Networks (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound effects editor)
 2012 Joann Sfar Draws from Memory (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2011 A Declaration of Interdependence (Video documentary short) (sound designer)
 2011 Valley of the Sun (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2011 Age of the Dragons (ADR recordist)
 2011 Paracusia (Short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2011 Connected: An Autoblogography About Love, Death & Technology (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2010 Dearly Departed (Short) (sound editor) / (sound mixer)
 2010 Opal (ADR recordist)
 2010 Bunraku (narration recordist)
 2010 The Singularity Is Near (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2010 Friends and Lovers (foley recordist)
 2010 Seducing Charlie Barker (supervising sound editor)
 2010 The Dead Sleep (foley engineer) / (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Better Get Straight (Short) (sound editor)
 2009 Um médico rural (Short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2009 One Way to Valhalla (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Chloe (ADR recordist)
 2009 (Untitled) (print master) / (printmaster engineer)
 2008 A Film About Anna Akhmatova (Documentary) (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2008 Stealing America: Vote by Vote (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 2008 25 to Life: Ice T Presents (Documentary) (supervising sound editor)
 2007 The Hunt (Short) (supervising sound editor)
 2007 Spek.ter (Short) (sound editor)
 2007 Searchers 2.0 (ADR recordist)
 2007 Audience of One (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2007 A Ripple in the World (sound re-recording mixer)
 2007 Perfect Effort (Video documentary) (supervising sound editor and re-recording mixer)
 2006 Chores (sound re-recording mixer)
 2006 Where Are You Going? Where Have You Been? (Short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2006 Who Needs Sleep? (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2005 The Tribe (Documentary short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2005 Eyes of a Child (Short) (sound mixer - as David Nelson)
 2005 Remembrance (Short) (sound designer) / (sound mixer)
  P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (sound designer - 1 episode, 2005) (sound mixer - 1 episode, 2005)
- The Fire Next Time (2005) ... (sound designer: Outpost) / (sound mixer: Outpost)
 2005 Slaughterhouse of the Rising Sun (sound re-recording mixer)
 2005 The Cleaning Lady (sound re-recording mixer)
 2005 Last Full Show (Short) (sound designer)
 2005 I Am a Sex Addict (re-recording mixer) / (sound designer) / (sound supervisor)
  Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (sound re-recording mixer - 2 episodes, 2003 - 2005) (supervising sound editor - 1 episode, 2005) (sound designer - 1 episode, 2003) (sound editor - 1 episode, 2003)
- A Hard Straight (2005) ... (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
- Man Bites Shorts (2003) ... (sound designer)
- Off the Charts: The Song-Poem Story (2003) ... (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2004 25 to Life (Documentary short) (sound designer) / (sound editor)
 2004 Fear of Darkness (Short) (supervising sound editor)
 2003 Banana Brothers (sound re-recording mixer)
 2003 Corner of Your Eye (sound re-recording mixer)
 2003 Kung Phooey! (sound re-recording mixer - as David Nelson) / (supervising sound editor - as David Nelson)
 2003 Want (sound re-recording mixer)
 2003 Reconocer (Short) (sound editor)
 2003 Off the Charts: The Song-Poem Story (TV Movie documentary) (supervising sound editor)
 2003 I.P.O. (sound edit supervision)
 2002 Cherish (sound editor - as David Nelson)
 2001 The Best Little Towns in America (TV Series documentary) (supervising sound editor)
 2001 BigLove (Short) (sound editor)
 2001 A Bridge of Books (Documentary short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2000 In the Wake (sound designer)
 2000 Radio Free Steve (sound designer)
 2000 Bus Rider's Union (Documentary) (sound - as David Nelson) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2000 Wings of Hope (TV Movie documentary) (sound re-recording mixer)
 2000 Pleasures of Urban Decay (Documentary short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 1999 Swingers' Serenade (Short) (sound re-recording mixer)
 1999 My Best Fiend (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer)
 1999 2000 Years of Christianity (TV Series) (sound re-recording mixer - 1 episode)
- Christ and Demons in New Spain (1999) ... (sound re-recording mixer - as David Nelson)
 1997 Little Dieter Needs to Fly (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer - as David Nelson)
 1997 Conceiving Ada (foley recordist - as David Nelson) / (sound designer - as David Nelson) / (sound re-recording mixer - as David Nelson) / (supervising sound editor - as David Nelson)
 1997 Dream with the Fishes (sound re-recording mixer - as David E. Nelson)
 1997 The Last Express (Video Game) (supervising sound editor - as David E. Nelson)
 1997 KaBlam! (TV Series) (sound designer - 1 episode)
- Cramming Cartoons Since 1627 (1997) ... (sound designer - segment "The Brothers Tiki")
 1997 Farmer & Chase (sound re-recording mixer - as David E. Nelson)
 1995 The Sixth Sun: Mayan Uprising in Chiapas (Documentary) (sound mixer)
 1994 Rebirth of the Babymaker (sound mixer)
 1994 That's Entertainment! III (Documentary) (production sound recorder)
 1994 Fun (sound designer) / (sound effects editor - as David E. Nelson)
 1993 Rocko's Modern Life (TV Series) (voice recordist - 1 episode)
- The Good, the Bad and the Wallaby/Trash-o-Madness (1993) ... (voice recordist - segment "Trash-O-Madness", as David Nelson)
 1990 Kamillions (foley artist - as David E. Nelson) / (sound recording engineer - as David E. Nelson)
 1980 Nur der Name bleibt... Henry Miller - Erkenntnisse und Bekenntnisse (TV Short documentary) (sound - as David Nelson)
 1971 V.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series documentary) (sound)
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