Motion Picture Sound Editors : Creative COW News http://news.creativecow.net/motion-picture-sound-editors-news Motion Picture Sound Editors News from Creative COW - your resource for news reguarding the topics that are most important for you and your industry. en-us Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:00:00 GMT PHP Script kathlyn@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Technicolor – PostWorks New York Supports Nine Films Screening at the Toronto International Film Fes http://news.creativecow.net/story/876942 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876942 (New York, New York--September 4, 2014) Technicolor PostWorks New York provided post-production services to nine films screening at this months Toronto International Film Festival. They include the concert film Roger Waters The Wall, the Martin Scorsese David Tedeschi documentary The New York Revie Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:01:19 GMT Avid Congratulates Its Primetime Emmy Award Winning and Nominated Customers http://news.creativecow.net/story/876779 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876779 (Burlington, Massachusetts--August 21, 2014) Avid (OTCAVID) congratulates its customers on their awards and nominations at the prestigious Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, presented by the National Academy of Television Arts amp Sciences (NATAS) as part of the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards o Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:45:27 GMT ShootersINC Signs Food Director/DP John Romeo To Company’s Diverse & Expanding Directorial Roster http://news.creativecow.net/story/876621 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876621 (New York amp Philadelphia--August 6, 2014) ShootersINC has welcomed Food DirectorDP John Romeo to the companys diverse Directorial roster. Romeo joins ShootersINCs production division, which also features the talents of Directors Robert Adamo, Kris Magyarits, Rob Markopoulos, Ira Rosensweig, and Sc Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:19:40 GMT Announcing: The Southeast Creative Summit 2014 / Atlanta Creative Ball 2014! November 7-9, 2014; Atl http://news.creativecow.net/story/876543 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876543 (Atlanta, Georgia--July 31, 2014) The Southeast Creative Summit is returning to Atlanta after a successful inaugural year In our first year, we had over 100 attendees from 12 states attend nearly 80 workshops over three days. This year we have even more talent on the schedule, including Academy Awar Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:22:57 GMT Christie’s Donation to the USC School of Cinematic Arts Launches Immersive Cinematic Experience http://news.creativecow.net/story/876516 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876516 (Cypress, California--July 29, 2014) Christie, a global leader in advanced cinema technologies and visual display solutions, continued its technology partnership recently with the University of Southern Californias School of Cinematic Arts (USC SCA) by launching a state-of-the-art cinema experience Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:19:51 GMT “The Wolf of Wall Street” Oscar®-Winning Sound Editors Return to Manhattan for "Sight, Sound & Story http://news.creativecow.net/story/876027 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876027 (New York, New York--June 12, 2014) Manhattan Edit Workshop (MEWShop), the cutting-edge authorized digital training destination for post-production and content creators, will be hosting the Oscar-winning sound editors behind blockbusters hits such as Hugo, The Departed, Shutter Island and, most rece Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:08:56 GMT ShootersINC Welcomes Nick Litwinko as Managing Director of ShootersNYC, DIVE & BIGSMACK http://news.creativecow.net/story/875908 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875908 (Philadelphia amp, New York--June 2, 2014) ShootersINC has welcomed Nick Litwinko as Managing Director of ShootersNYC, DIVE amp BIGSMACK. The announcement was made this morning by ShootersINC President Ray Carballada, who notes that Litwinko will be overseeing the management of these three divisions Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:40:00 GMT Sony Pictures Imageworks and Sony Pictures Post Production Services Establish New Workflow Technolog http://news.creativecow.net/story/875705 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875705 (Culver City, California--May 9, 2014) Columbia Pictures THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 marks not only the return of the worlds greatest superhero but also the culmination of a groundbreaking collaboration between visual effects, sound and post production teams from Sony Pictures Entertainment. Fri, 09 May 2014 18:32:06 GMT SMPTE® Announces Calls for Student Papers and Louis F. Wolf Memorial Scholarship Applications http://news.creativecow.net/story/875514 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875514 (White Plains, New York--April 22, 2014) The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, today announced a call for papers for a special student iss Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:20:41 GMT MPC LA, Johnny Green and Deutsch LA Introduce New HTC Campaign Featuring Gary Oldman http://news.creativecow.net/story/875126 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875126 (Los Angeles, California--April 4, 2014) MPC LA teamed up with RESET Director Johnny Green and Deutsch LA to unleash an all-new ad campaign for HTC. In a rare commercial appearance by acclaimed British actor Gary Oldman, the campaign brings an unconventional and clever twist to this latest commercia Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:20:31 GMT SMPTE® Announces 2014 Director Appointments http://news.creativecow.net/story/874631 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874631 (White Plains, New York--February 27, 2014) The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, today announced the 2014 SMPTE directors. Alan Lambshead Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:35:10 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors Presents 2014 Golden Reel Awards http://news.creativecow.net/story/874502 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874502 (Hollywood, California--February 17, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors today presented the 61st MPSE Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony held at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. Golden Reel Awards recognizing outstanding achievement in sound editing were presented in 24 categories e Mon, 17 Feb 2014 07:15:00 GMT 61st Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) Golden Reel Awards http://news.creativecow.net/story/874485 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874485 (Studio City, California--February 13, 2014) Star Wars creator George Lucas and Academy Award-winning sound editor Walter Murch will be among the presenters at the Motion Picture Sound Editors 61st MPSE Golden Reel Awards. Lucas will present the 2014 MPSE Career Achievement Award to Randy Thom, Dire Thu, 13 Feb 2014 23:54:55 GMT Evangelizing Sound http://news.creativecow.net/story/874419 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874419 (Hollywood, California--February 7, 2014) Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will gather at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles for their annual Golden Reel Awards ceremony, one of the oldest and most prestigious technical awards competitions in Hollywood. Its the biggest night of the year for the Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:35:22 GMT George Lucas to Present MPSE Career Achievement Award to Randy Thom http://news.creativecow.net/story/874403 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874403 (Studio City, California--February 6, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that George Lucas will serve as presenter of its 2014 MPSE Career Achievement Award honoring Randy Thom, Director of Sound Design at Skywalker Sound. The presentation will occur at the 61ST MPSE Golde Thu, 06 Feb 2014 04:32:13 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors to Pay Tribute to Ray Dolby at the Golden Reel Awards http://news.creativecow.net/story/874385 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874385 (Studio City, California--February 5, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will include a special tribute to the late American inventor Ray Dolby, recognized around the world for developing groundbreaking audio technologies, during its 61st MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony, set for February Wed, 05 Feb 2014 06:48:08 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors Announce Complete Golden Reel Nominations http://news.creativecow.net/story/874191 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874191 (Los Angeles, California--January 18, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces nominees for the 61st MPSE Golden Reel Awards in all categories. Nominees represent the work of the worlds most talented sound artists and their contributions to the past years most outstanding featur Sat, 18 Jan 2014 01:12:18 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors Announce 2013 Golden Reel Nominees for Feature Films http://news.creativecow.net/story/874173 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874173 (Los Angeles, California--January 15, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces nominees for the 61st MPSE Golden Reel Awards in feature film categories. Nominees represent the work of the worlds most talented film editors and their contributions to the best films of the past yea Wed, 15 Jan 2014 22:17:47 GMT MPSE Elects Board of Directors http://news.creativecow.net/story/874064 http://news.creativecow.net/story/874064 (Studio City, California--January 7, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces results of the 2013 election of its Board of Directors. Elected to two-year terms in Executive Seats are Frank Morrone as President, Christopher Reeves as Secretary, and Ruth Adelman as Sargent at Arms Tue, 07 Jan 2014 18:44:44 GMT Sound Editor Randy Thom to be Honored with MPSE’s Career Achievement Award http://news.creativecow.net/story/873933 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873933 (Studio City, California--December 16, 2013) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that it will be honoring Randy Thom, Director of Sound Design at Skywalker Sound, with its prestigious MPSE Career Achievement Award. Thom is a two-time Academy Award-winner (The Right Stuff, The In Mon, 16 Dec 2013 20:52:12 GMT James Cameron to be Honored with MPSE’s Filmmaker Award http://news.creativecow.net/story/873764 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873764 (Studio City, California--December 2, 2013) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE),today announces that will it be honoring James Cameron with it prestigious MPSE Filmmaker Award at the 61ST MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony, Los Angeles, CA. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 20:13:08 GMT MPC Brings NBA Stars Together for “Jingle Hoops” http://news.creativecow.net/story/873669 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873669 (November 26, 2013) MPC recently collaborated with Goodby, Silverstein amp Partners and O Positive Director Jonathan Klein on a revamped Christmas carol starring a cast of NBA royalty promoting the leagues Xmas Day uniforms. An MPC team led by VFX Supervisor 2D Lead Jake Montgomery synched footage Tue, 26 Nov 2013 20:01:23 GMT Lightcraft Technology Receives 65th Primetime Emmy® Engineering Award For Previzion Virtual Studio S http://news.creativecow.net/story/873350 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873350 (Venice, California--October 25, 2013) Lightcraft Technology, a leader in the development of on-set virtual tracking equipment and visualization software, today announced that it has been awarded an Emmy for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development for its Previzion Virtual Studio System. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 04:55:00 GMT Twentieth Century Fox to Release Diverse Slate of Dolby Atmos Titles http://news.creativecow.net/story/873334 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873334 (San Francisco, California--October 23, 2013) Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE DLB) today announced that Twentieth Century Fox will be releasing several Dolby Atmos titles in a broad range of genres, including action, animation, and comedy with The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Rio 2, X-Men Days of Fu Wed, 23 Oct 2013 20:55:00 GMT Todd-Soundelux Expands Westside Commitment At Lantana http://news.creativecow.net/story/873251 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873251 (Hollywood, California--October 18, 2013) Post production sound company TODD-SOUNDELUX today announced it has reached an agreement to extend the lease term by 10 years for its Todd-AO West facility, located at Lantana in Santa Monica. Additionally, the lease added new space adjacent to Todd-AO West, Fri, 18 Oct 2013 05:55:00 GMT Kelly Cabral Joins Soundelux http://news.creativecow.net/story/873010 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873010 (Hollywood, California--September 28, 2013) TODD SOUNDELUX today announced that Supervising Sound Editor Kelly Cabral has joined Soundelux. Cabral, whose recent credits include The Purge, Dark Skies, and Hawaii Five-O, is currently working on The Other Woman for director Nick Cassavetes. Sat, 28 Sep 2013 18:31:16 GMT Technicolor – PostWorks New York Posts Five Films Screening at the Toronto International Film Festiv http://news.creativecow.net/story/873001 http://news.creativecow.net/story/873001 (New York, United States--September 27, 2013) Technicolor PostWorks, New York, provided post-production services to five films that screened at this months Toronto International Film Festival. They included three narrative films, John Turturros Fading Gigolo, David Frankels One Chance, and Ned Bens Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:35:46 GMT MPSE’s 5th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Tees Off September 9th http://news.creativecow.net/story/872653 http://news.creativecow.net/story/872653 (Studio City, California--September 5, 2013) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will host its 5th Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Monday, September 9th, at Malibu Golf Club in Malibu California. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Motion Picture amp Television Fund (MPTF) and the MPSEs E Thu, 05 Sep 2013 19:41:36 GMT The Room Provides Alex Gibney with a Place to Call Home http://news.creativecow.net/story/872221 http://news.creativecow.net/story/872221 (New York, United States--July 31, 2013) The Room, a boutique finishing facility located within Technicolor PostWorks, New York, recently wrapped post-production on We Steal Secrets The History of WikiLeaks and History of the Eagles, two new documentaries from producerdirector Alex Gibney. The Room Wed, 31 Jul 2013 19:32:36 GMT SGO Mistika's exceptional Stereo 3D tools and advanced Metadata-based stereo Workflow was used from http://news.creativecow.net/story/872157 http://news.creativecow.net/story/872157 (Sydney, Australia--July 24, 2013) SGO Mistikas unique and exceptional Stereo 3D tools and advanced metadata-based stereo workflow were used from start to finish on The Great Gatsby directed by Baz Luhrmann. Stereo 3D was used in the film as an effective device in the stunning motion picture to conn Wed, 24 Jul 2013 06:28:53 GMT Sony, Technicolor, Dolby and VFX Powerhouse LOOK Effects Join “Inside The Cutting Room: Sight, Sound http://news.creativecow.net/story/871665 http://news.creativecow.net/story/871665 (New York, New York--May 22, 2013) Manhattan Edit Workshop (MEWShop), the cutting-edge authorized digital training destination for post-production and content creators, is excited to announce growing support for its Inside The Cutting Room Sight, Sound and Story event held on June 8, 2013 at the Fre Wed, 22 May 2013 20:15:00 GMT ShootersInc Unveils Extensive New Directorial Roster http://news.creativecow.net/story/871607 http://news.creativecow.net/story/871607 (New York amp Philadelphia--May 15, 2013) ShootersINC, the creative multi-dimensional content company, has unveiled an extensive new Directorial roster, including the signing of seven Directors. Joining the company is a diverse group of talent Directors Robert Adamo, Kris Magyarits, Rob Markopoulos, Wed, 15 May 2013 18:00:29 GMT Much Aloha Found At AlphaDogs http://news.creativecow.net/story/871506 http://news.creativecow.net/story/871506 (Burbank, California--May 6, 2013) Hawaiian naming practices are steeped in tradition and carry many different meanings. Origins of the name given at birth can range from dream or spiritual inspirations to family names that are passed down, or an event that happens around the birth of the child. The Mon, 06 May 2013 01:03:30 GMT Legends of Storytelling Gather in Manhattan for Filmmaker Event Inside The Cutting Room: Sight, Soun http://news.creativecow.net/story/871441 http://news.creativecow.net/story/871441 (New York, New York--April 25, 2013) Manhattan Edit Workshop (MEWShop), the cutting-edge authorized digital training destination for post-production and content creators, revealed its all-star list of guest speakers and panelists for Inside The Cutting Room Sight, Sound and Story, a special one-day Thu, 25 Apr 2013 23:41:11 GMT Shootersinc Expands Design/Motion Graphics Capabilities; Adds Artist Seddie Stone http://news.creativecow.net/story/871151 http://news.creativecow.net/story/871151 (New York City amp Philadelphia--April 8, 2013) ShootersINC -- a fully integrated content company -- has expanded its design and motion graphics capabilities by adding 2D3D Artist Seddie Stone to the companys creative roster. The announcement was made this morning by Creative Director Kris Magyarits Mon, 08 Apr 2013 17:17:07 GMT Alphadogs Post Has Fireside Chat With The President http://news.creativecow.net/story/870777 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870777 (Burbank, California--March 20, 2013) It takes more than just having the latest up-to-date equipment to deliver a quality project. Effective communication in post-production is more important now than its ever been. With the wide variety of media and codecs being in a constant state of change, its c Wed, 20 Mar 2013 18:29:41 GMT Sony Pictures Unites Sound Department And Digital Mastering Under ‘Digital Productions’ Umbrella http://news.creativecow.net/story/870711 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870711 (Culver City, California--March 9, 2013) With production underway on Sony Pictures Animations Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2, and post-production continuing on The Smurfs 2, Sony Pictures Digital Productions (SPDP) today announced it is bringing the studios award-winning Sound Department and Co Sat, 09 Mar 2013 15:22:08 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors Announce 2013 Golden Reel Winners http://news.creativecow.net/story/870613 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870613 (Hollywood, California--February 17, 2013) Sound professionals from the worlds of features, television, animation, documentary and computer interactive entertainment were honored tonight as the Motion Picture Sound Editors presented the 60th MPSE Golden Reel Awards. Bobbi Banks, now in her eighth ye Sun, 17 Feb 2013 19:14:10 GMT Inside The Cutting Room Kicks Off the 2013 Speaker Series With Andrew Weisblum, A.C.E. http://news.creativecow.net/story/870607 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870607 (New York, New York--February 13, 2013) Manhattan Edit Workshop (MEWshop), the cutting-edge authorized digital training destination for post-production and content creators, announced today the return of its popular speaker series Inside The Cutting Room with Bobbie OSteen. Produced by Manhattan Edi Wed, 13 Feb 2013 22:57:43 GMT Sound and the Films of MPSE Honoree Ang Lee http://news.creativecow.net/story/870600 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870600 (Los Angeles, California--February 12, 2013) Next Sunday, the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will present director Ang Lee with its annual Filmmaker Award. The honor recognizes Lee for a body of work (which includes such films as Brokeback Mountain Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and The Ice Sto Tue, 12 Feb 2013 06:05:33 GMT Post Asylum Keeps Its Pants On http://news.creativecow.net/story/870581 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870581 (Dallas, Texas--February 7, 2013) Post Asylum is a Dallas, Texas-based facility comprising three high-end, award-winning creative post boutiques PA Editorial Pure Evil Music and Sound Design and PA Motion DesignVFX. Each boutique is dedicated to not only satisfying, but exceeding client needs and ex Thu, 07 Feb 2013 16:14:53 GMT Sony Pictures Colorworks Launches 4K Television Post-Production Facility http://news.creativecow.net/story/870577 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870577 (Culver City, California--February 6, 2013) Colorworks, Sony Pictures Entertainments digital intermediate facility, has opened a new facility focused on 4K television post-production. Located in the Capra Building on the Sony Pictures lot in Culver City, Colorworks 4K Television will provide post-pr Wed, 06 Feb 2013 23:56:29 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors Announce 2013 Golden Reel Nominees http://news.creativecow.net/story/870420 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870420 (Los Angeles, California--January 18, 2013) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces nominees for the 60th MPSE Golden Reel Awards. Nominees represent the work of todays most talented sound professionals and their contributions to feature film, television, animation and computer enter Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:44:33 GMT Picture-in-Picture Plugin Released for Final Cut Pro X http://news.creativecow.net/story/870369 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870369 (December 19, 2012) Noise Industries, developer of visual effects tools for the post-production and broadcast markets, introduces Tokyo PiPinator to FxFactory. An advanced but simple-to-use picture-in-picture effect, PiPinator brings the power of menu-driven animation and a wealth of useful features Wed, 19 Dec 2012 23:59:00 GMT Ang Lee to Receive MPSE’s Filmmaker Award http://news.creativecow.net/story/870248 http://news.creativecow.net/story/870248 (Los Angeles, California--November 27, 2012) The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee will be the recipient of its 2013 Filmmaker Award to be presented at the 60th MPSE Golden Reel Awards on February 17, 2013 in Los Angeles. Lee, whose lates Tue, 27 Nov 2012 07:41:06 GMT Cinedeck Rx Empowers Tapeless Workflows For Major Broadcasters, Production Companies And Cultural In http://news.creativecow.net/story/869815 http://news.creativecow.net/story/869815 (September 8, 2012) Cinedeck LLC, pioneering developer of mobile capture systems for motion picture and broadcast production, today released details of how major broadcasters, production companies and cultural institutions have implemented its Cinedeck RX rack-mount, solid-state recorder, in tapeles Sat, 08 Sep 2012 01:37:14 GMT Autodesk Smoke 2013 Pre-Release Trial Attracts Thousands of Video Editors http://news.creativecow.net/story/869809 http://news.creativecow.net/story/869809 (Amsterdam IBC, Netherlands--September 8, 2012) At the International Broadcasting Convention 2012 (IBC), September 7 to 11, 2012, Autodesk, Inc., (NASDAQ ADSK) will show off the latest version of the Autodesk Smoke 2013 professional video editing software pre-release trial. Since announcing the new Sat, 08 Sep 2012 01:05:33 GMT ARRI Introduces Ready to Shoot Kits for Blackmagic Cinema Camera http://news.creativecow.net/story/869598 http://news.creativecow.net/story/869598 (Fremont, California--September 5, 2012) Blackmagic Design today announced that ARRI, the worlds largest manufacturer and distributor of professional motion picture equipment, has introduced Ready to Shoot Kits for Blackmagic Cinema Camera. Wed, 05 Sep 2012 19:41:02 GMT Hammer Creative “Confronts Death” By Producing New Promotional Campaign For THQs Darksiders II -- Ci http://news.creativecow.net/story/869112 http://news.creativecow.net/story/869112 (Hollywood, California--June 19, 2012) Hammer Creative, a Videogame Creative Agency specializing in all aspects of AV, has conceived, produced, edited, and provided post production for a new, four trailer marketing campaign promoting client THQs new Darksiders II videogame. The announcement was made Tue, 19 Jun 2012 18:27:19 GMT Re-Recording Mixer Gary C. Bourgeois Joins Todd-AO http://news.creativecow.net/story/868959 http://news.creativecow.net/story/868959 (Hollywood, California--June 1, 2012) Gary C. Bourgeois, one of the film industrys top re-recording mixers, has joined CSS Studios Todd-AO. The move marks a return to Todd-AO for Bourgeois as he was previously on staff at the sound company from 1985 to 2001. Known for his work in romantic comedies, Fri, 01 Jun 2012 05:57:00 GMT