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Good Sound Gives Films Emotional Power

Around this time of year, supervising sound editor Mark A. Mangini finds himself fielding phone calls from fellow Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences members who aren’t part of the sound branch. 709 more words

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Film Editors Help Stories Find the Right Pace All the Way to Oscar

The best editors are masters of pacing. They can sweep the audience up into an action film with dramatic, bold cuts or gently usher us through more subtle moments with an invisible hand. 595 more words

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Trio of Film Artisans Reveal What Inspired Their Oscar-Worthy Work

Arthur Max: Shorthand With Ridley Scott

After some 30 years of collaborating with Ridley Scott on dozens of commercials and 11 films, production designer Arthur Max has established a close relationship with the director that has arguably turned into one of the most enduring and fruitful in Hollywood history. 491 more words

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Film Audio Artisans Use Their Tricks for Time Travel

The best editors are masters of pacing. They can sweep the audience up into an action film with dramatic, bold cuts or gently usher us through more subtle moments with an invisible hand. 595 more words

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Xfinity Unveils the Ultimate Oscars Destination

XOD will feature 2016 Oscar night highlights, all “Best Picture” winners from the past 25 years and a collection of the “Best of Oscars” moments. 425 more words

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Anomalisa - Episode 14

Joe and Mike review “Anomalisa” in the fourteenth episode of the weekly drunk movie review podcast “How Many Fingers Am I Holding Up?”

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Will Smith admits he may have gone too far

Hollywood heavyweight Will Smith admitted recently to a reporter that he may have gone too far.

He wasn’t referring to his and his wife Jada’s decision to boycott the Oscars later this month. 352 more words

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