November 1, 2016

  • 8-Nov-2016
    November 1, 2016
    In This Issue:

    - Director's Chair: Jeff Nichols — Loving
    - Visual Effects: Doctor Strange
    - Editing: Hacksaw Ridge
    - Picture & Sound Restoration
    - Foley Teams
    - Reviews: Panasonic's DVX200 & Canon's DPV3010
    ...and much more!!


  • Editing: <i>Hacksaw Ridge</i>
    Editing: Hacksaw Ridge

    On November 4th, Summit Entertainment released Hacksaw Ridge, a new action drama set during World War II. Directed by Mel Gibson, the feature tells the true story of Desmond Doss (played by Andrew Gar ...

    November 16, 2016

  • Primetime: NBC's <i>This Is Us</i>
    Primetime: NBC's This Is Us

    NBC has an early hit on its hands with This Is Us, a one-hour drama that looks at the lives of three uniquely-connected siblings and their parents at several stages throughout their lives. Mandy Moore ...

    November 21, 2016

  • VFX: <i>Doctor Strange</i>
    VFX: Doctor Strange

    As one of the most powerful sorcerers in the world, Marvel’s Doctor Strange and his cosmic, reality-bending abilities was one of the greatest challenges presented to production and post teams thus far ...

    November 8, 2016


  • <i>Trolls</i>

    There are nearly as many legends about the origins of why and when Thomas Dam created the first troll doll as there are fairy tales, but let’s go with this one: In 1959, a poor Danish fisherman and wo ...

    November 8, 2016


  • Review: Pro Sound Effects' Hybrid Library 2017
    Review: Pro Sound Effects' Hybrid Library 2017

    Recently, I was offered an opportunity to submit a piece of sound design to a well-accomplished director, who is working on a new short film. I was asked to design a five-minute segment on a rough cut ...

    November 29, 2016