September/October 2019

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    September/October 2019
    In This Issue:

    - Cover Story: Disney's Frozen 2

    - Maleficent: Mistress of Evil director Joachim Rønning

    - Posting Fall TV: Batwoman, Bluff City Law & Mixed-ish

    - Animation:The Addams Family

    - Special Section: Storage

    ...and much more!


  • Fall TV: NBC's <I>Bluff City Law</I>
    Fall TV: NBC's Bluff City Law

    On Monday, September 24th, NBC premiered a new, one-hour dramatic series starring Jimmy Smits and Caitlin McGee. Bluff City Law is set in Memphis, TN, and centers on the relationship between Elijah an ...

    October 4, 2019

  • Sneak Peek: The making of <I>Frozen 2</I>
    Sneak Peek: The making of Frozen 2

    Disney released its official trailer for Frozen 2 a few weeks ago, offering a glimpse into the new storyline, some new characters and new dangers Elsa, Anna and team will face in the much-anticipated ...

    October 4, 2019

Web Exclusives

  • Animation: Netflix's <I>Seis Manos</i>
    Animation: Netflix's Seis Manos

    Powerhouse Animation ( is a full service creative studio headquartered in Austin, TX, and with an office in Los Angeles too. The studio has been in operation since 2001 and ...

    October 11, 2019

  • Audio: Soundwhale founder Ameen Abdulla
    Audio: Soundwhale founder Ameen Abdulla

    Ameen Abdulla is the founder of Soundwhale, a creative platform for audio collaboration and review. Here, he details his early career in audio and the steps that led him to found the Soundwhale subscr ...

    October 15, 2019

  • Careers: Rising Sun Pictures' Thomas Maher returns to the classroom
    Careers: Rising Sun Pictures' Thomas Maher returns to the classroom

    ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA — Thomas Maher is the youngest member of the teaching staff at Rising Sun Pictures Education. The Adelaide native is himself an alumnus of the program, having completed the G ...

    October 9, 2019

  • Careers: Sound designer/re-recording mixer Bernhard Zorzi
    Careers: Sound designer/re-recording mixer Bernhard Zorzi

    Bernhard Zorzi is an award-winning sound designer and re-recording mixer based in Vienna, Austria. He’s lent his sound expertise to numerous projects ranging from documentaries to film and television. ...

    October 10, 2019

  • Review: Sonicware's ELZ_1 synthesizer
    Review: Sonicware's ELZ_1 synthesizer

    In an age of virtual software synthesizers, there seems to be a constant, never-ending stream of new plug-ins, updates, and releases. Some virtual instruments try to break new ground, while others try ...

    October 7, 2019

  • Sound: Scoring Disney's <I>Maleficent</I> sequel
    Sound: Scoring Disney's Maleficent sequel

    Emmy-winning composer Geoff Zanelli ( recently collaborated with director Joachim Rønning to create the score for the new Disney film Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. The two part ...

    October 10, 2019

  • VFX: 20th Century Fox's <I>Ad Astra</I>
    VFX: 20th Century Fox's Ad Astra

    In 20th Century Fox’s sci-fi drama Ad Astra, Brad Pitt plays astronaut Roy McBride, who travels to the furthest reaches of our solar system to uncover the truth about his father, the leader of a doome ...

    October 9, 2019