The Unexpected Ways Movies Recreate Sounds
Our latest SFX Secrets looks at audio recording methods used by filmmakers in post-production.
Sound in film is more important than most people think. Imagine your favorite sci-fi film without the pew-pew from the blaster, or a western without the wind through the tumbleweeds or the galloping of horses. And how would your favorite drama be affected if the dialogue weren’t crisp and clear? Sound is such a key component to movies that without it we would miss out on much of the experience. So, how does sound get into film and what are the techniques used in film production? Tune in, turn up the sound, and get ready because you’re about to find out.