The Sound of "UP"

Shot behind the scenes at Skywalker Sound, supervising sound editor Tom Myers and re-recording mixer Michael Semanick discuss creating the audio for Up, the new animated 3-D release from Disney-Pixar.


A young Carl Fredrickson meets a young adventure spirited girl named Ellie. They both dream of going to a Lost Land in South America. 70 years later, Ellie has died. Carl remembers the promise he made to her. Then, when he inadvertently hits a construction worker, he is forced to go to a retirement home. But before they can take him, he and his house fly away. However he has a stowaway aboard. An 8 year old boy named Russell, whose trying to get an assisting the elderly badge. Together, they embark in an adventure, where they encounter talking dogs, an evil villain and a rare bird named Kevin.

Sound Credits

Benjamin A. Burtt Sound Effects Apprentice (As Benny Burtt)
Vince Caro Original Dialogue Mixer
Dustin Cawood Assistant Sound Designer
Teresa Eckton Sound Effects Editor
Sean England Foley Recordist
Pascal Garneau Foley Editor
J.R. Grubbs Sound Effects Editor
E.J. Holowicki Additional Sound Designer
Doc Kane Original Dialogue Mixer
Tom Myers Sound Designer
Tom Myers Sound Re Recording Mixer
Tom Myers Supervising Sound Editor
Nathan Nance Sound Mix Technician
Al Nelson Sound Effects Editor
Jonathan Null Foley Editor
Frank Rinella Foley Mixer
Ronald G. Roumas Sound Recordist (As Ron Roumas)
Michael Semanick Sound Re Recording Mixer
Tony Sereno Sound Mix Technician
Michael Silvers Supervising Sound Editor
Steve Slanec Adr Editor
Clint Smith Sound Recordist
Mac Smith Assistant Supervising Sound Editor
Dennie Thorpe Foley Artist
Jana Vance Foley Artist
Frank Clary Assistant Sound Editor (Uncredited)
Justin Pearson Additional Sound Services (Uncredited)