Eleven major feature film sound mixer describe their work on 13 independent and Hollywood feature films. Multiple Oscar winners such as Mark Berger holds the record for all-time Oscar nominations that all resulted in wins (4 wins) and Chris Newman (3 wins, 11 nominations), Apocalypse Now, Amadeus, The Doors, Platoon, The Last Emperor, Mosquito Coast, Tucker, Mishima, Startrek IV, Beatrice et al. More
Nicholas Pasquariello's book Sounds of Movies is an invaluable document of pragmatic and aesthetic solutions provided by leading sound mixers and designers of big budget films. It should be of interest both to students who wish to appreciate the creative potential of the sound track and to non-sound film professionals who are less than fully aware of the contributions of their colleagues in post production.
coeditor Film Sound: Theory and Practice
(Columbia University Press)
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