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Paul N.J. Ottosson

Paul came to United Stated from Sweden 1987 as a musician. In 1995 he entered into the movie world and since then he has been recognized for his work with an Academy Awards for "Zero Dark Thirty (2012)" (Best Sound Editing), as well as two Academy Awards and a BAFTA for "The Hurt Locker (2008)" (Best Sound Editing and Sound Mixing, respectively.) ... See full bio »
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 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor) (filming)
 2015 Stonewall (Sound Supervisor) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2015 Parched (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (sound supervisor)
 2014 Penguins of Madagascar (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2014 Fury (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (sound supervisor)
 2014 Deliver Us from Evil (sound designer / sound re-recording mixer / sound supervisor)
 2014 Flight 7500 (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2013 White House Down (sound design and re-recording mixer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2012 Zero Dark Thirty (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (sound supervisor)
 2012 Men in Black 3 (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2011/I Anonymous (sound re-recording mixer - uncredited)
 2011 Battle Los Angeles (supervising sound editor & sound design)
 2009/I 2012 (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Drag Me to Hell (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2009 Horsemen (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2008 The Hurt Locker (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2008 Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (sound supervisor)
 2007 Boogeyman 2 (re-recording mixer) / (sound supervisor)
 2007 Rise: Blood Hunter (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (sound supervisor)
 2007 Spider-Man 3 (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2007 The Messengers (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 The Grudge 2 (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 RV (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2005 Firecracker (sound re-recording mixer)
 2005 The Exorcism of Emily Rose (sound designer - uncredited) / (supervising sound editor)
 2004 The Grudge (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2004 Spider-Man 2 (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2003 S.W.A.T. (sound designer)
 2003 Down with Love (sound effects editor)
 2002 The Scorpion King (sound designer)
 2001 Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (sound designer)
 2001 Josie and the Pussycats (sound designer) / (sound effects editor - as Paul Ottosson)
 2001 Burning Down the House (sound effects editor)
 2001 Delivering Milo (sound editor)
 2000 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (sound designer)
 2000 A Better Way to Die (sound designer) / (co-supervising sound editor)
 2000 100 Girls (sound effects editor - as Paul Ottosson)
 2000 Blast (sound designer)
 2000 Stranger Than Fiction (sound design supervisor)
 2000 Whispers: An Elephant's Tale (sound effects editor - as Paul Ottosson)
 2000 Partners in Crime (sound design supervisor)
 1999/II Black and White (sound designer) / (sound effects editor)
 1999 Operation Delta Force 4: Deep Fault (sound designer)
 1999 Diamonds (sound effects editor)
 1999/I Life (foley editor)
 1999 My Favorite Martian (foley editor)
 1998 Heartwood (sound effects editor)
 1998 Sweepers (sound designer)
 1998 No Code of Conduct (sound designer - as Paul Ottosson)
 1998 Ground Control (background sound editor - as Paul Ottosson) / (sound designer - as Paul Ottosson)
 1998 Phantasm IV: Oblivion (sound design editor) / (sound effects supervisor)
 1998 The Dentist 2 (sound designer - as Paul Ottosson) / (sound supervisor - as Paul Ottosson)
 1998 Progeny (sound effects editor)
 1998 Border to Border (sound effects editor)
 1998 Confessions of a Sexist Pig (sound effects editor)
 1998 McCinsey's Island (sound effects editor)
 1998 Boogie Boy (sound effects editor)
 1997 The Curse of Inferno (sound effects editor)
 1997 Moonbase (sound effects editor)
 1997 Glam (sound effects editor)
 1997 The Invader (sound effects editor)
 1997 Drive (lead sound effects editor)
 1997 Mystery Monsters (sound effects editor)
 1997 Mean Guns (sound effects editor)
 1997 Amnesia (sound effects editor)
 1997 Murder in Mind (sound effects editor)
 1997 Plump Fiction (sound effects editor)
 1997 Snide and Prejudice (sound effects editor)
 1997 The Corporate Ladder (sound effects editor)
 1997/I Asylum (sound effects editor)
 1997 Midnight Blue (sound effects editor)
 1997 Casualties (sound effects editor)
 1997 Back in Business (sound effects editor)
 1997 Nevada (sound effects editor)
 1997 Flipping (sound effects editor)
 1997 Cupid (sound effects editor)
 1997 Eight Days a Week (sound effects editor)
 1997 George B. (sound effects editor)
 1997 Retroactive (sound effects editor)
 1997 This World, Then the Fireworks (sound effects editor)
 1996 The Elevator (sound effects editor)
 1996 Little Witches (sound effects editor)
 1996 Head of the Family (sound effects editor - as Paul N. J. Ottosson)
 1996/I Small Time (sound effects editor)
 1996 An Occasional Hell (sound effects editor) / (sound effects supervisor)
 1996 Omega Doom (sound designer) / (sound effects editor) / (sound effects supervisor)
 1996 Daddy's Girl (sound effects editor)
 1996 Sworn to Justice (sound effects editor)
 1996 The Secret Agent Club (sound effects editor)
 1996 Zarkorr! The Invader (sound effects editor)
 1996 Oblivion 2: Backlash (sound effects editor)
 1996 Virtual Encounters (sound effects editor)
 1996 Demon in the Bottle (sound effects editor)
 1995 The Demolitionist (sound effects editor)
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