Media Education: Foley Artist


Media Education: Foley Artist
Academy Originals present the work of the Foley artist (named after an Irishman, Jack Foley who developed the technique, while working for Universal studios in 1914).

Foley Artists featured in this short 7 min. video include: Gary Hecker (Django Unchained, Hancock, 300), Dawn Lunsford (Whiplash, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, Transformers: Age of Extinction) and Alicia Stevenson (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, X-Men, Transformers: Age of Extinction) take viewers through the process of what they do as Foley Artists for film.

Source: Academy Originals


The Sound and Music of Oblivion


The Sound and Music of Oblivion
In this video we hear how the director and composer of ‘Oblivion’ designed the soundscape for the film.

Via Source: “In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection profile we talk with visionary Director Joe Kosinski about the sound and music of his new film “Oblivion”. Also featured are Kosinski’s behind-the-scenes collaborators include Composer Joseph Trapanese, M83′s Anthony Gonzalez, and Re-recording Mixer Gary Rizzo, and Re-recording Mixer Juan Peralta”.

Source: Michael Coleman’s Blog