Motion Picture Sound Editors To Honor Ray Dolby At Golden Reel Awards

By | Tuesday February 4, 2014 @ 9:01pm PST

Golden Reel Awards 61stStudio City, California–February 4, 2014—The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will include a special tribute to the late American inventor Ray Dolby, recognized around the world for developing groundbreaking audio technologies, during its 61st MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony, set for February 16th in Los Angeles. Dolby’s pioneering work in noise reduction and surround sound led to the development of many state-of-the-art technologies used in the film, television and recording industries.

Related: R.I.P. Ray Dolby

ray-dolby__130912230604-200x140Dolby, who passed away in September, was a prolific inventor, engineer and founder of Dolby Laboratories, an environment where scientists and engineers continue to advance the science of sight and sound to make entertainment and communications more engaging. Founded in 1965, the company’s technologies are an essential part of the creative process for recording artists and filmmakers, who continue to use Dolby® tools to bring their visions to life.

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UPDATE: Motion Picture Sound Editors Unveil Full List Of Golden Reel Nominees

By | Friday January 17, 2014 @ 4:01pm PST

MPSE-Golden-Reels__130118024549-150x150UPDATE, 4:01 PM: The Motion Picture Sound Editors have announced all of its nominees for the 61st annual Golden Reel Awards, which are set to be bestowed February 16 at the the Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites in LA. The group unveiled its film noms Wednesday and now has added TV, animation, computer entertainment and student work categories. Here’s is the complete list: Read More »

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Skywalker Sound’s Randy Thom To Receive MPSE Lifetime Award

By | Monday December 16, 2013 @ 11:18am PST

RandyThomStudio City, California – December 16, 2013 – The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that it will be honoring Randy Thom, Director of Sound Design at Skywalker Sound, with its prestigious MPSE Career Achievement Award. Thom is a two-time Academy Award-winner (The Right Stuff, The Incredibles) and a 14-time Oscar nominee. He has contributed to more than 100 films as a sound designer and re-recording mixer. He will receive the award at the 61ST MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony held on February 16, 2014, at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles, CA.

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James Cameron To Receive MPSE Award

By | Monday December 2, 2013 @ 10:34am PST

jamescameronmugStudio City, California – December 2, 2013 –The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that will it be honoring James Cameron with its MPSE Filmmaker Award at the 61ST MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony. The honor is bestowed upon

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MPSE Golden Reel Awards: ‘Life Of Pi’, ‘Les Misérables’, ‘Skyfall’, ‘Wreck-It Ralph’, ‘Game Of Thrones’, ‘Fringe’

By | Sunday February 17, 2013 @ 11:00pm PST

Life Of Pi, Les Misérables, Skyfall and Wreck-It Ralph took home feature film prizes tonight at the Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards. Life Of Pi, which won two awards, and Skyfall are also Oscar-nominated for sound editing. Game Of Thrones, Fringe and Smash were among the winners of Golden Reels in television. In the ceremony at at downtown LA’s Westin Bonaventure Hotel, the MPSE also presented Life Of Pi director Ang Lee the organization’s previously announced Filmmaker Award. Foley artist John Roesch received the MPSE’s 2013 Career Achievement Award. Roesch, whose list of credits is extensive, is the first Foley artist whose career the MPSE has recognized. The Golden Reels recognize sound editing in 22 categories encompassing feature films, television, animation, computer entertainment and student work. Complete list of winners follows: Read More »

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Sound Editors Announce Nominations For Golden Reel Awards

By | Thursday January 17, 2013 @ 6:49pm PST

Four movies dominated nominations for the Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards. Argo, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Life Of Pi and Skyfall were each nominated for four awards. The Dark Knight Rises, Django Unchained and Lincoln took 3 nominations apiece. The Golden Reels recognize sound editing in 22 categories encompassing feature films, television, animation, computer entertainment and student work. Also this year, the MPSE has chosen director Ang Lee to receive its Filmmaker Award and to honor Foley artist John Roesch for with a Career Achievement Award. The 60th MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony will take place February 17 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites in downtown Los Angeles. Complete list of nominees follows:  Read More »

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Sound Editors Give Career Award To ‘Dark Knight’ Foley Artist John Roesch

By | Monday December 3, 2012 @ 8:57am PST

Los Angeles—December 3, 2012—The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that veteran Foley artist John Roesch will be the recipient of its 2013 Career Achievement Award to be presented at the 60th MPSE Golden Reel Awards on February

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Ang Lee To Receive MPSE Award

By | Tuesday November 27, 2012 @ 10:25am PST

Los Angeles—November 27, 2012—The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee will be the recipient of its 2013 Filmmaker Award to be presented at the 60th MPSE Golden Reel Awards on February 17,

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