Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound

Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound
  • 2019
  • US
  • 1h 34min
  • Directed by: Midge Costin
  • UK release: 1 November 2019

An exploration of the role of sound in film by sound-editor-turned-educator Costin. It never feels dry, with contributions from notable directors and sound designers, and although it’s almost entirely about American movies it’s still an exceptional introduction to a neglected art form. Accessible, illuminating and entertaining.

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Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound

28 Oct 20194 stars

A major but often ignored dimension of film is discussed by a peerless parade of experts

Cinema tends to be discussed as a primarily visual medium, so a masterclass in film sound is most welcome. And who better to instruct us than former Hollywood sound editor turned educator Midge Costin? Now professor in the art of sound and dialogue…

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