The Sound and Music of "The Social Network" Panel

Movie Studio Sound Studio Director Original Music
Columbia Pictures Skywalker Sound David Fincher Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross

Music composers Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross are joined by sound re-recording mixer, supervising sound editor Ren Klyce to discuss their work on "The Social Network". The discussion was moderated by Bruce Carse.

Filmed on Sunday, November 7th, 2010 DGA Theater, Los Angeles, CA

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Synopsis

Every age has its visionaries who leave, in the wake of their genius, a changed world – but rarely without a battle over exactly what happened and who was there at the moment of creation. In The Social Network, director David Fincher and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin explore the moment at which Facebook, the most revolutionary social phenomenon of the new century, was invented -- through the warring perspectives of the super-smart young men who each claimed to be there at its inception. The result is a drama rife with both creation and destruction; one that purposefully avoids a singular POV, but instead, by tracking dueling narratives, mirrors the clashing truths and constantly morphing social relationships that define our time. Drawn from multiple sources, the film moves from the halls of Harvard to the cubicles of Palo Alto as it captures the visceral thrill of the heady early days of a culture-changing phenomenon in the making -- and the way it both pulled a group of young revolutionaries together and then split them apart. In the midst of the chaos are Mark Zuckerberg (JESSE EISENBERG), the brilliant Harvard student who conceived a website that seemed to redefine our social fabric overnight; Eduardo Saverin (ANDREW GARFIELD), once Zuckerberg’s close friend, who provided the seed money for the fledgling company; Napster founder Sean Parker (JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE) who brought Facebook to Silicon Valley’s venture capitalists; and the Winklevoss twins (ARMIE HAMMER and JOSH PENCE), the Harvard classmates who asserted that Zuckerberg stole their idea and then sued him for ownership of it.

Sound Credits

Thom Brennan Foley Supervisor
Jeanette Browning Adr Recordist (As Jeanette Browning Hernandez)
Coya Elliott Assistant Sound Effects Editor
Malcolm Fife Dialogue Editor
David C. Hughes Sound Effects Editor
Doc Kane Adr Mixer
Ren Klyce Re Recording Mixer
Ren Klyce Sound Designer
Ren Klyce Supervising Sound Editor
Mary Jo Lang Foley Mixer (As Mary Jo Lange)
Jeremy Molod Assistant Supervising Sound Editor
Alyson Dee Moore Foley Artist
Nathan Nance Assistant Sound Re Recording Mixer
Larry Oatfield Sound Effects Editor (As E. Larry Oatfield)
David Parker Re Recording Mixer
Richard Quinn Adr Editor
David Raymond Boom Operator (As David Fiske Raymond)
John Roesch Foley Artist
Michael Semanick Sound Re Recording Mixer
Mark Weingarten Production Mixer
Mark Fay Second Boom Operator: Cable Man (Uncredited)
Noah Katz Digital Audio Engineer (Uncredited)
Nick Kray Adr Mixer (Uncredited)
Mark Levinson Adr Supervisor: New York (Uncredited)
David C. Manahan Sound Utility (Uncredited)
Ronald G. Roumas Sound Recordist (Uncredited)
Tom Williams Sound Mixer: Second Unit (Uncredited)
Doug Winningham Field Sound Recordist (Uncredited)

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