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Sound Designer

Jon Johnson

Jon Johnson About Sound editor who won a 2001 Academy Award for his work on U-571. Other Informations He did his first sound editing for the 1982 TV movie The Smurfs Christmas Special. He has also edited sound for Independence Day and Captain America: The First Avenger. He has been in a longtime marriage with …

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Richard Devine

Richard Devine About Sound designer whose sound is characterized by multiple layers of processed sound over vintage music. He had his debut full-length album, Lipswitch, released in 2000 under the dual Schematic/Warp label after receiving acclaim from the English electronica duo Autechre.  Other Informations He released his self-titled debut EP of electronic music in 1995. …

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Matthew Wood

Matthew Wood About Oscar-nominated sound designer who was known for his work on “There Will Be Blood,” “WALL-E,” and the “Star Wars” prequel trilogy. Other Informations He first worked as an assistant sound designer on the action film “The Rock” from 1996. He had an uncredited role in “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace” …

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Kaasinathuni Viswanath

Kaasinathuni Viswanath About Famed sound designer-turned-actor and filmmaker who directed Bollywood blockbusters Sargam and Swati Mutyam. Other Informations He began his career as a technician in a film studio at Chennai. His films Shankarabharanam and Sagara Sangamam were featured on CNN-IBN’s list of the one hundred finest Indian films of all time. He had three …

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Kay Rose

Kay Rose About Notable as the first woman to win an Academy Award for sound editing, Rose received the prestigious honor for her work on the 1984 film The River. Later in her career, she received lifetime achievement honors from both the Motion Picture Sound Editors Society and the Cinema Audio Society. Other Informations She …

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Geoff Emerick

Geoff Emerick About English sound engineer and four-time Grammy winner who worked with The Beatles on their albums Revolver, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, and Abbey Road. He died from a heart attack at the age of 72 in Los Angeles, California. Other Informations He started working as an assistant sound engineer at the age of …

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Gary Rydstrom

Gary Rydstrom About Between 1992 and 2013, this cinematic sound designer earned seven Academy Awards and was nominated for ten more for his work on such blockbuster films as Saving Private Ryan, Lincoln, Jurassic Park, and Terminator 2: Judgment Day. Other Informations After studying at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts, he …

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Chris Newman

Chris Newman About Renowned sound designer who has won Academy Awards for Best Sound Mixing for The Exorcist, Amadeus and The English Patient. In addition to his wins, he has received nominations for his work on several other acclaimed films, including The Godfather and The Silence of the Lambs. Other Informations He got his first …

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Ben Burtt

Ben Burtt About Sound designer best known for his work on the famed Star Wars and Indiana Jones films. Most famously, he designed many of the sound effects for Star Wars and served as the voice of R2-D2 and Chewbacca. Other Informations He began making short films on his family’s home camera when he was …