AMPS announces film-sound nominees
January 19, 2022

AMPS announces film-sound nominees

LONDON — The Association of Motion Picture Sound ( has announced the nominees for its 9th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Craft of Film Sound. Nominees were chosen by AMPS’s voting members, who are sound peers. The ballot to decide the winner will open shortly, and the winner will be announced on Saturday, February 12th. 

“It’s great to see this year’s awards once again featuring a varied and international mix of nominees,” states AMPS chair, Andrew Wilson. “The AMPS voting members recognise craft excellence above everything, and any one of the nominated films would be a worthy winner. Congratulations to all the nominees, and we look forward to announcing the winner.”

The list of five nominees are:

Denise Yarde
Jennifer Annor
Simon Chase
James Mather
Niv Adiri

Mac Ruth AMPS
György Mihályi
Doug Hemphill
Mark Mangini
Theo Green
Ron Bartlett

Colin Nicolson AMPS
Colin Gregory AMPS
Dan Morgan
Julian Slater
Tim Cavagin AMPS

Simon Hayes AMPS
Arthur Fenn
Becki Ponting
Oliver Tarney
Paul Massey

Tod Maitland
Michael Scott
Brian Chumney
Gary Rydstrom
Andy Nelson

AMPS is a UK-based craft guild made up of over 550 people working in film, television and game sound.