Motion Picture Sound Editors : Creative COW News https://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 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19:00:00 GMT PHP Script kathlyn@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Technicolor PostWorks Supports SXSW Films https://news.creativecow.net/story/878458 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878458 (New York, New Yorl--March 17, 2015) Technicolor PostWorks provided post production services for six films screening at this months South By Southwest Film Festival . They include Headliners Steve Jobs The Man in the Machine, in its world premiere, and Manglehorn,,in its U.S. premiere. Also screenin Tue, 17 Mar 2015 05:00:01 GMT Avid Customers Make a Clean Sweep at the 87th Academy Awards® https://news.creativecow.net/story/878356 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878356 (Burlington, Massachusetts--February 24, 2015) Avid (NasdaqAVID) today congratulated its customers for their outstanding achievements at the 87th Academy Awards, the worlds most prestigious film industry awards. Every winner and nominee in the Best Picture, Film Editing, Sound Editing and Sound Mixi Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:40:55 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) Present the 2015 Golden Reel Awards https://news.creativecow.net/story/878275 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878275 (February 16, 2015) (Hollywood, California--February 16, 2015) The Motion Picture Sound Editors today presented the 62nd MPSE Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. Golden Reel Awards recognizing outstanding achievement in sound editing were presented in Mon, 16 Feb 2015 07:30:00 GMT A Life in Sound: MPSE 2015 Career Achievement Honoree Skip Lievsay https://news.creativecow.net/story/878248 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878248 (Studio City, California--February 12, 2015) This month, The Motion Picture Sound Editors will present Supervising Sound Editor Skip Lievsay with its annual Career Achievement Award. Lievsay joins a list of distinguished sound artists, including Larry Singer, Walter Murch, George Watters II and Rand Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00:13:01 GMT Sound and the Films of MPSE Filmmaker Award Honoree Darren Aronofsky https://news.creativecow.net/story/878234 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878234 (Studio City, California--February 9, 2015) This month, The Motion Picture Sound Editors honor Darren Aronofsky with their annual Filmmaker Award. The award recognizes the directorwriterproducer, whose work includes Noah, Black Swan, The Wrestler, The Fountain, Requiem for a Dream and , as one of th Mon, 09 Feb 2015 22:58:02 GMT SMPTE Announces 2015 Directors and New Appointments to the Board of Governors https://news.creativecow.net/story/878080 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878080 (White Plains, New York--January 21, 2015) The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers , the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, today announced that the SMPTE Board of Governors has named the Wed, 21 Jan 2015 20:04:02 GMT Motion Picture Sound Editors Announce 2015 Golden Reel Nominations https://news.creativecow.net/story/878038 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878038 (Los Angeles, California--January 15, 2015) The Motion Picture Sound Editors today announces nominees for the 62nd MPSE Golden Reel Awards. Nominees represent the work of the worlds most talented sound artists and their contributions to the past years most outstanding feature film, television, anima Thu, 15 Jan 2015 01:23:01 GMT SMPTE Expands Virtual Classroom With Courses on IP Media Transport and Navigating the UHD Ecosystem https://news.creativecow.net/story/878009 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878009 (White Plains, New York--January 12, 2015) The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers , the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, is expanding its virtual classroom with the introduction of two Mon, 12 Jan 2015 22:02:01 GMT Darren Aronofsky to be Honored with MPSE Filmmaker Award https://news.creativecow.net/story/877935 https://news.creativecow.net/story/877935 (Studio City, California--December 22, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors today announces that it will honor Academy Award-nominated director Darren Aronofsky with its annual Filmmaker Award. The director of Noah, Black Swan, The Wrestler and other films is being recognized for his outstanding c Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:11:01 GMT Supervising Sound Editor Skip Lievsay to Receive MPSE Career Achievement Award https://news.creativecow.net/story/877906 https://news.creativecow.net/story/877906 (Studio City, California--December 19, 2014) The Motion Picture Sound Editors today announces that it will honor Academy Award-winning Supervising Sound Editor and Re-Recording Mixer Skip Lievsay with its 2015 MPSE Career Achievement Award. Lievsay, who won the 2014 Academy Award for Best Sound Mixi Fri, 19 Dec 2014 06:45:00 GMT Hollywood Post Alliance to Honor Alan Heim, ACE, and Randy Roberts, ACE, with Lifetime Achievement A https://news.creativecow.net/story/877577 https://news.creativecow.net/story/877577 (Los Angeles, California--October 23, 2014) The Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) has announced that Alan Heim, ACE, and Randy Roberts, ACE, will each receive one of the organizations highest honors, the Lifetime Achievement Award. The special awards, which are determined by the HPA Board of Directors a Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:53:02 GMT Technicolor - PostWorks New York Serves as Official Sponsor for the Hamptons International Film Fest https://news.creativecow.net/story/877500 https://news.creativecow.net/story/877500 (New York, New York--October 14, 2014) In keeping with its long tradition of support for independent film, Technicolor-PostWorks New York is serving as Official Post Provider to the Hamptons International Film Festival. New Yorks most comprehensive supplier of post production services for motion pic Tue, 14 Oct 2014 21:33:02 GMT Technicolor - PostWorks New York Serves as Official Sponsor for the Hamptons International Film Fest https://news.creativecow.net/story/877444 https://news.creativecow.net/story/877444 (New York, New York--October 9, 2014) In keeping with its long tradition of support for independent film, Technicolor-PostWorks New York is serving as Official Post Provider to the Hamptons International Film Festival. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:05:02 GMT Sony Pictures Post Teams Tackle “The Equalizer” https://news.creativecow.net/story/877417 https://news.creativecow.net/story/877417 (Culver City, California--October 6, 2014) Post production work for The Equalizer the new thriller from Director Antoine Fuqua and Columbia Pictures, was completed on the Sony Pictures lot in Culver City, California. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 22:28:22 GMT Technicolor – PostWorks New York Supports Nine Films Screening at the Toronto International Film Fes https://news.creativecow.net/story/876942 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/876779 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/876621 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/876543 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/876516 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/876027 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/875908 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/875705 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/875514 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/875126 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874631 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874502 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874485 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874419 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874403 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874385 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874191 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874173 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/874064 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/873933 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/873764 https://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” https://news.creativecow.net/story/873669 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/873350 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/873334 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/873251 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/873010 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/873001 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/872653 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/872221 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/872157 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/871665 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/871607 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/871506 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/871441 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/871151 https://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 https://news.creativecow.net/story/870777 https://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