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Director Andrew Stanton on the sound of Finding Dory

In this exclusive interview we talk with Director Andrew Stanton about his new film, Finding Dory. We explore his collaboration with Composer Thomas Newman and his approach to using sound as a storytelling tool. ###ABOUT FINDING DORY: Disney•Pixar's “Finding Dory” ... More


Composer Alex Heffes on the TV mini-series Roots

In this exclusive interview we talk with Composer Alex Heffes about his recent work on the History Channel mini-series *Roots* which chronicles the history of an African slave sold to America and his descendants. ###ABOUT ROOTS: The epic tale spanning 100 years of one ... More


Composer Duncan Thum on Netflix's Chef's Table

In this exclusive interview we talk with Composer Duncan Thum about his role providing a sonic landscape for the second season of Netflix's Chef's Table. Chef's Table goes inside the lives and kitchens of six of the world's most renowned international chefs. Each episode ... More


Diane Warren shares the powerful impact of her and Lady Gaga's 'Til It Happens to You' from 'The Hunting Ground' Documentary

Songwriter Diane Warren recently spoke with the SoundWorks Collection about her collaboration with Lady Gaga about their song, 'Til It Happens to You' which was featured in the 2015 campus rape documentary The Hunting Ground, which ... More


TONSTURM Releases New Sound Effects Library - Ferocious Creatures

This library serves you all the roaring, growling, slobbering, squealing, chirping, grunting, choking and gasping you´d ever need to create fascinating and rich sounding creature and monster sound effects or to turn any of your sound design to the dark side. Recorded with up to 100kHz ... More


Composer Brian Tyler on Now You See Me 2

In this exclusive interview we talk with Composer Brian Tyler about his dynamic score for Now You See Me 2. After fleeing from a stage show, the illusionists (Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson) known as the Four Horsemen find themselves in more trouble in Macau, China. ... More


Francis Ford Coppola on The Conversation

Turner Classic Movies recently honored acclaimed filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola at a hand print footprint ceremony at the world-famous TCL Chinese Theatre on Friday, April 29, 2016 and as part of the festivities of the TCM Classic Film Festival 2016, the legendary Director sat ... More


Composer Mac Quayle on the music of Mr. Robot

In this exclusive interview we talk with Composer Mac Quayle about his electronic score for the hit show, Mr. Robot which starts its second season on July 13, 2016. Elliot Alderson is a young cyber-security engineer living in New York, who assumes the role of a vigilante ... More


Composer Cliff Martinez and Director Nicolas Winding Refn reunite for The Neon Demon

Three times the charm for veteran film composer Cliff Martinez and director Nicolas Winding Refn. Ever since their initial collaboration on 2011’s sexy indie thriller Drive, the two artists have gone together like Gosling and a hammer. Now, they’re back for Refn’s ... More


Media Sound Hamburg – Including Master Class with Randy Thom

From July 8th through July 17th, Internationale Film Fernseh und Musik Akademie will be hosting Media Sound Hamburg; its 6th International summer school for film music, game music and sound design. The event will be taking place at Elsa-Braendstroem-Haus in Hamburg-Blankenese, Germany. ... More


ThinkSpace Education Launches World’s First Online Game Music and Sound Design Master’s Degree Programs

ThinkSpace Education, a leading online music school specializing in composing for film, video games and television, in partnership with the University of Chichester, today announced the launch of three groundbreaking new master’s degree programs: ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - Composer Clint Mansell - High Rise

In this exclusive interview we talk with Composer Clint Mansell about his collaboration with Director Ben Wheatley on his new film High Rise. Based on J.G. Ballard's book, the starry movie featuring Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Luke Evans, Elisabeth Moss, James ... More