sound design

Diagetic Sound Design Quiet Place

The Beginner’s Guide to Diegetic and Non-Diegetic Sound Design


Hey did you hear that? If you’re a character in a movie, it’s probably diegetic.

Nope Sound Design

What Nope’s Sound Design Can Teach Us About Terror vs. Horror


/Please/ tell me that was just the wind.

Crimes Of The Future Ear Guy

It is Time To Listen: The Sound Design of David Cronenberg


The new flesh makes all kinds of noises (most of it is squelching).

The Batman

Do You Hear What I Hear?: An Intro to Expressionistic Sound Design


Gotham has romantic rain, tension rain … detectiv-ing rain …

Sound Design Bird Call: On Golden Pond Loons

Loony Tunes: A Look At Hollywood’s Favorite Movie Bird Call


Sometimes capturing an eery vibe is more important than accurate migratory patterns.

Sound Of Metal Sound Design

The Brilliant Sound Design of ‘Sound of Metal’


From the dropped frequencies to the powerful contrast, here’s how the film uses sound to convey its protagonist’s subjective experience with hearing loss.

Sound of Metal

‘Sound of Metal’ and the Superpower of Silence


Riz Ahmed crackles with powerful and recognizable distress in the film. Through his characters’ confrontation, we can all find a path to letting go of our past selves.

Toy Story sound design Buzz Jump

The Sound Design of ‘Toy Story’ is All About Balance


Listen up: when you’re building a world from the perspective of toys, sound design is critical.

The Outsider

The Sound of Spit is as Crucial as the Monster’s Roar in ‘The Outsider’


In this edition of World Builders, we discuss the sound design of HBO’s crime drama The Outsider with Supervising Sound Editor Mandell Winter.