(Hollywood, California--January 18, 2011) Re-recording Mixer Dominick Tavella of CSS Studios’ Sound One in New York has been nominated for Best Achievement in Sound in the 2011 British Academy of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards.
Tavella was nominated for his work on Black Swan. He shares the nomination with Sound Designer/Re-Recording Mixer Craig Henighan and Production Mixer Ken Ishii. Tavella won a BAFTA Award in 2002 for his work on Chicago.
The nominations were announced this morning in London. Winners will be announced Sunday, February 13 at a ceremony at the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden.
“We are very grateful to the British Academy for recognizing Dominick’s contribution to an exceptional film,” said CSS Studios President Robert C. Rosenthal.
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Hollywood, California-based CSS Studios® is a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world’s number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 180 countries. CSS Studios provides creative services to major motion picture studios, independent producers, broadcast networks, cable channels, advertising agencies and interactive producers. The services of CSS Studios are marketed under the brand names Todd-AO®, Sound One, Soundelux®, POP Sound®, Modern Music, Soundelux Design Music Group and The Hollywood Edge, with facilities in Los Angeles and New York. With more than 50 years of experience in providing creative sound services and technical solutions, the companies, collectively, have garnered more than 50 Academy Award nominations and won 26 Academy Awards®.