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Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound ()


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An exploration of the history and emotional power of cinema sound, as revealed by legendary sound designers and visionary directors, via interviews, clips from movies, and a look at their actual process of creation and discovery.

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Pat Jackson ...
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Elisabeth Weis ...
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Ioan Allen ...
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Douglas Vaughan ...
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Lee Orloff ...
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Kay Rose ...
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Jessica Gallavan ...
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Alyson Dee Moore ...
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David MacMillan ...
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Directed by

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Midge Costin

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Bobette Buster ... (written by)

Produced by

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David Green Ahmanson ... executive producer
Carla Brewington ... executive producer
Bobette Buster ... producer
Caroline Costin ... co-producer
Cynthia Costin ... co-producer
Midge Costin ... producer
RoAnn Costin ... executive producer
Thomas J. Costin ... co-producer
Daniel Gabriel ... associate producer (as Dan Gabriel) / associate producer
Karen Johnson ... producer
Alex Rahim ... co-producer
Amy Reynolds Reed ... associate producer
C. Patrick Reynolds ... associate producer
Matthew A. Stewart ... associate producer
Jot Turner ... executive producer
Marietta Turner ... executive producer
Peter Williams ... associate producer

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Allyson Newman

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Sandra Chandler ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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David J. Turner

Editorial Department

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Kate Amend ... consulting editor
Luke Cahill ... additional color grader
Shireen Hinckley ... assistant editor
Brian Hutchings ... digital intermediate colorist
Gregory J. Lanesey ... digital intermediate producer (as Greg Lanesey)
Maurits Malschaert ... trailer editor
Sean Meyers ... on-line editor
Thomas G. Miller ... supervising editor
Roger Nilsson ... assistant editor
Matt Radecki ... digital intermediate producer
Amy Reynolds Reed ... assistant editor (as Amy Reynolds)
Faroukh Virani ... assistant editor

Makeup Department

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Lena Kaptein ... hair & make-up
Sonia Lee ... hair & make-up
Kathrine Mellinger ... hair & make-up
Philippa Shenendoah ... makeup artist
Celina Dalnim Yun ... key makeup artist

Production Management

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Merva Faddoul ... production manager
Matia Karrell ... production manager
Robin Kincade ... production manager (as Robin Kinkade)
Ashley Maria ... production manager
Jill M. Soble ... production manager (as Jill Soble-Moreno)
Christopher Winterbauer ... production manager

Sound Department

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Kari Barber ... additional production sound recording
Christopher Bonis ... utility sound
Sung Rok Choi ... dialogue editor
Anthony De Francesco ... assistant sound editor
Jeff Edrich ... additional production sound recording
Marilyn Morris ... assistant re-recording mixer
Tom Myers ... re-recording mixer
Mike O'Brien ... additional production sound recording
Kimberly Patrick ... supervising sound editor
David Peifer ... digital editorial support
Diego Perez ... additional production sound recording
Frank Rinella ... foley mixer
Sarah Shaw ... assistant sound editor
Paul Stula ... additional location sound mixer / additional
David J. Turner ... sound mixer
Tony Villaflor ... additional re-recording mixer
Qianbaihui Yang ... supervising sound editor / utility sound (as Baihui Yang)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Nick Anthony ... grip
Arthur Aravena ... gaffer
Leon Benzakein ... gaffer: Los Angeles crew
Lindsay Book ... grip
Paul Breen ... gaffer
Neal Brown ... additional camera
Riad Deeb ... grip
Mila Djordjevic ... assistant camera / grip
Merva Faddoul ... still photographer
Jack Foster ... gaffer
Shireen Hinckley ... still photographer
Eddie Kim ... gaffer
Maxwell Lucas ... assistant camera
Antonio Maldonado ... grip
Matt May ... additional camera
Michelle McKinley ... first assistant camera
B. Rubén Mendoza ... gaffer (as Bryan Mendoza)
Satsuki Murashige ... assistant camera
Drew Nelson ... gaffer
Keri Oberly ... assistant camera: USC shoot
Dave Ranghelli ... grip
Rick Siegel ... Additional Cinematographer
Anne Terpstra ... still photographer
Chris Varga ... gaffer
Courtney Wold ... still photographer
Jeremy Wong ... assistant camera
Sabrina Wong ... still photographer

Music Department

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Dan Blanck ... music mixer / music producer / orchestral contractor / scoring engineer
Michelle Johnson ... music supervisor
Emer Kinsella ... music preparation
Matt Novack ... conductor / orchestrator
Clinton Rusich ... orchestrator

Additional Crew

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David Green Ahmanson ... production assistant
Peter Bawiec ... production assistant
Jeff Beach ... additional stock footage
Jan Bezouska ... production assistant
Kate Carlin ... loop group coordinator
Mary Cellini ... production assistant
Leigh Ann Cole ... transcription
Ginge Cox ... production assistant
Todd DosSantos ... data management
Katie Gately ... researcher
Hannah Gill ... production assistant
Sadia Halima ... production assistant
Shireen Hinckley ... data management
Will Ilgen ... production assistant
Lauren Johnson ... production assistant
Christopher Morocco ... production assistant
Abby Potts ... data management
Joanna Sokolowski ... production assistant
Alex Weiss ... production assistant
Qianbaihui Yang ... data management (as Baihui Yang)
Youthana Yuos ... production assistant

Thanks

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Deb Adair ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Christopher Assells ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees (as a Christopher Assels)
Lon Bender ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Craig Berkey ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Steve Boeddeker ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Thom Brennan ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Gloria D'Alessandro ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Lee Dichter ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Dino Dimuro ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Ann Druyan ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Tom Fleischman ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Kim Foscato ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Don Hall ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Per Hallberg ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Nia Hansen ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Scott Hecker ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Dan Hegeman ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Suhail Kafity ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Ren Klyce ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Mary Jo Lang ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Julia Luangrath ... the producers wish to thank
F. Hudson Miller ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Paul N.J. Ottosson ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees (as Paul Ottosson)
Adam Rackoff ... the producers wish to thank
Mike Redman ... special thanks
John Roesch ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Laura Rold ... special thanks to our supporters
Matt Schrader ... special thanks
Solange S. Schwalbe ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees (as Solange Schwalbe)
Karen Spangenberg ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Tim Squyres ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Wylie Stateman ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Philip Stockton ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Dennie Thorpe ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Jean Tsai ... the producers wish to thank
Ethan Van der Ryn ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
George Watters II ... special thanks to all our additional interviewees
Connie Wethington ... special thanks to our supporters

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Plot Summary

An exploration of the history, artistry, and emotional power of cinema sound, as revealed by legendary sound designers and visionary directors, via interviews, clips from movies, and a look at their actual process of creation and discovery. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines "Sound is 50% of the cinematic experience" See more »
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Also Known As
  • Making Waves - La magie du son au cinéma (France)
  • La magia del sonido en el cine (Spain)
  • 制作音效:电影声音的艺术 (China, Mandarin title)
  • Ljudvågor - konsten att skapa filmljud (Finland, Swedish title)
  • 荷里活音效大師班 (Hong Kong, Mandarin title)
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  • 94 min
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Movie Connections Features Dickson Experimental Sound Film (1894). See more »

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