sound design

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. Read More

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

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

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

Gotham has romantic rain, tension rain ... detectiv-ing rain ... Read More

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

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

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… Read More

‘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… Read More

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. Read More

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… Read More