The MPSE has recently added a new level of membership for students. For information, please see our Membership page
The Motion Picture Sound Editors board of directors has voted to create a new category of membership for Foley Artists. Go to Full Article.
For the first time in the history of the festival, Cannes has awarded their presitgious Prix Vulcain to sound designer Leslie Schatz for his work on the Gus van Sant film Last Days. Leslie has previously been nominated for Golden Reel Awards for his work on the The Mummy and The Mummy Returns. Congratulations on your prestigious award!
There was a screening of the Student Nominees' Films on FRIDAY 2/25 at 7:30 PM at the University of Southern California School fo Cinema- Television George Lucas Instructional Building, Room 108 on the University Park campus. For directions , please click here. To download a campus map, please click here. The building is labelled LUC on this map in D3. The screening is free and open to the public. Student filmmakers from Poland, Australia, and the United Kingdom will be present! Go to Full Article.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors presented their Inaugural "Filmmaker's Award" to director/producer George Lucas for his outstanding contributions to the art of sound. The award will be presented by Walter Murch at the 52nd Annual "Golden Reel" Awards to be held Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. Go to Full Article.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors presented their Career Achievement Award to sound designer Gary Rydstrom for his outstanding contributions to the art of sound. The award will be presented by Richard Hymns at the 52nd Annual "Golden Reel" Awards to be held Saturday, February 26th, 2005 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. Go Full Article.