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“Inception” grabs another technical prize

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The last few organizations are handing out their pre-Oscars awards, from Hollywood cinematographers and editors to the industry’s top sound engineers. On Sunday, the Motion Picture Sound Editors handed out several of their Golden Reel Awards to Christopher Nolan’s summer blockbuster “Inception.” The Leonardo DiCaprio-headed thriller[...]

Behind the sound of “Robin Hood” with foley artist Gary Hecker

HollywoodNews.com: Award-winning Foley artist Gary Hecker recently joined CSS Studios’ Todd-AO in late 2009. One of the most accomplished Foley artists in Hollywood, Hecker has contributed to more than 200 films in a career spanning almost three decades. Among his recent credits are 2012,The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3,[...]

Spielberg receives Sound award

The Editor’s Guild sent a press release today stating that Steven Spielberg has been selected to be the recipient of the 2010 Filmmaker Award from the Motion Picture Sound Editors. Regarding their decision, president Bobbi Banks said, “Steven Spielberg’s evolution of the sound experience and collaboration with the sound and[...]