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David Kelson

David Kelson has worked globally as a Sound Mixer in music and film since 1980. He is a member of I.A. Local 695, Local 479, The Cinema Audio Society, The Acoustical Society of America, and The Audio Engineering Society. Additionally, he has a BS degree in acoustical physics with a minor in music. See full bio »

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Face/Off Sound Department
Volcano Sound Department
Poseidon Sound Department
Superhero Movie Sound Department


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  Butter (sound recordist) (completed)
  Queen America (TV Series) (sound mixer - 9 episodes, 2018 - 2019) (production sound mixer - 1 episode, 2018)
- Promises, Promises (2019) ... (sound mixer)
- Americana (2018) ... (sound mixer)
- Help Me, I'm Sick (2018) ... (sound mixer)
- The National Anthem (2018) ... (sound mixer)
- Juvenile Diabetes (2018) ... (sound mixer)
 2017 Colony (TV Series) (sound mixer - 13 episodes)
- Ronin (2017) ... (sound mixer: additional)
- Seppuku (2017) ... (sound mixer: additional)
- Lost Boy (2017) ... (sound mixer: additional)
- The Garden of Beasts (2017) ... (sound mixer: additional)
- Tamam Shud (2017) ... (sound mixer: additional)
 2015 Ted 2 (additional sound mixer)
 2014 Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt? (sound mixer)
 2013 Last Vegas (production sound mixer)
 2012 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 8 episodes)
- Made to Suffer (2012) ... (production sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
- When the Dead Come Knocking (2012) ... (production sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
- Hounded (2012) ... (production sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
- Say the Word (2012) ... (production sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
- Killer Within (2012) ... (production sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
 2012 Steel Magnolias (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 2011 Big Mike (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 2011 Danni Lowinski (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 2010 Hard Breakers (production sound mixer)
 2009 The Law (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 2008 Meet Dave (additional sound mixer)
 2008 Superhero Movie (sound mixer)
 2008 Drillbit Taylor (production sound mixer)
 2007/I The Invasion (sound mixer)
 2007 The Reaping (additional sound mixer)
 2006 Idlewild (sound mixer)
 2006 Poseidon (production sound mixer)
 2005 Must Love Dogs (sound mixer)
 2004 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (sound mixer)
 2004 The Girl Next Door (sound mixer)
 2004 50 First Dates (production sound mixer)
 2003 Duplex (production sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
 2003 Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (sound mixer)
 2002 The Master of Disguise (sound mixer)
 2002 The Scorpion King (additional production mixer)
 2002 Death to Smoochy (sound mixer)
 2001 What's the Worst That Could Happen? (production sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
 2001 Joe Dirt (sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
 2001 The Animal (production sound mixer)
 2001 The Rising Place (production sound mixer)
 2000 Little Nicky (production sound mixer)
 2000 3 Strikes (production sound mixer)
 1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (sound mixer)
 1999 That Championship Season (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1999 The Out-of-Towners (sound mixer - as David M. Kelson)
 1999 My Last Love (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-Series) (sound mixer - 2 episodes)
- Spider (1998) ... (sound mixer: LLRV sequence)
- Mare Tranquilitatis (1998) ... (sound mixer: LLRV sequence)
 1998 Meet the Deedles (sound mixer)
 1998 Gia (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1997 Titanic (additional sound mixer)
 1997 Switchback (production sound mixer)
 1997 George of the Jungle (production sound mixer)
 1997 Face/Off (additional sound mixer)
 1997 Warriors of Virtue (sound consultant)
 1997 Volcano (additional sound mixer)
 1996 Matilda (sound mixer)
 1996 Boys (production sound mixer)
 1995 Last of the Dogmen (production sound mixer)
 1995 Bye Bye Love (sound mixer)
 1994 Camp Nowhere (production sound mixer)
 1994 Color of Night (sound mixer)
 1994 Corrina, Corrina (production sound mixer)
 1994 That's Entertainment! III (Documentary) (sound mixer - uncredited)
 1994 D2: The Mighty Ducks (sound mixer)
 1994 State of Emergency (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1994 I'll Do Anything (sound mixer)
 1993 Blind Side (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1992 Running Mates (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1992 Mr. Baseball (sound mixer)
 1992 Honor Thy Mother (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1992 Newsies (sound mixer)
 1991 The Rapture (sound mixer)
 1991 V.I. Warshawski (sound mixer)
 1991 Journey of Honor (sound mixer: Japan)
 1991/I White Fang (production sound mixer)
 1990 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (production sound mixer)
 1990 Love and Lies (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1989 Fear Stalk (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1989 The Case of the Hillside Stranglers (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1989 Finish Line (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1988 Deadly Dreams (sound mixer)
 1988 David (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1988 Street of Dreams (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1988 Betrayed (sound mixer - uncredited)
 1988 Beach Balls (sound mixer)
  Supercarrier (TV Series) (sound mixer - 1 episode, 1988) (production sound mixer - 1 episode, 1988)
- Ring of Fire (1988) ... (sound mixer)
- Deadly Enemies (Pilot) (1988) ... (production sound mixer)
 1988 The Drifter (production sound mixer)
 1988 Remote Control (boom operator)
 1988 Fatal Pulse (boom operator)
 1987 Scenes from the Goldmine (sound mixer)
 1986 Three Amigos! (utility sound)
 1986 One Crazy Summer (utility sound)
 1986 Top Gun (utility sound)
 1986 Child's Cry (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1985 Back to the Future (utility sound - uncredited)
 1985 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (sound recordist)
 1985 Into the Night (cable person)
 1985 Lost in America (cable person)
 1984 Mass Appeal (utility sound)
 1984 Meatballs Part II (cable person)
 1983 Michael Jackson: Thriller (Video short) (audio playback operator - uncredited)
 1983 The Man Who Wasn't There (utility sound)
 1982 Friday the 13th Part III (boom operator)

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