Introduction to Post-Production Sound for Filmmakers and Producers
This introductory class is a must for filmmakers and producers who want to familiarize themselves with the post-production sound process. Sound-editor, designer and re-recording mixer George Flores will review the following topics and address participants’ questions about post-production sound.
What are the mix formats (surround 5.1, stereo, mono, etc.) and the differences between them?
What equipment is needed for professional sound post?
How to get the film sound from video edit to sound post.
What are the main sound post disciplines?
Final output and deliverables.
This course is recommended as a companion to the Introduction to Location Sound Recording and Sound Design with Pro Tools workshops.
For ONLINE WORKSHOPS, prior to the class, please create a profile on Zoom and download the free version of the application at https://zoom.us/
You will receive an email from LIFT with an invitation link to join the workshop one hour before the class begins which will prompt you to open the application or web browser. After this, the instructor will admit you into the call.
Please ensure that you log in using a Zoom account with a profile name that appears as the same name registered for the class. If not, for security reasons, you may not be permitted to join. During the workshop, we advise that you keep your microphone on mute to minimize external noise and that you unmute when participating in class discussions. Please also arrive to the session on time so the instructor can admit you before the lesson begins.
Wed 7 April 2021, 6 - 9 pm
Instructor: George Flores
George Flores is a professional Sound Editor, Designer, and Re-Recording Mixer, based in Toronto, Canada. Mr. Flores’ accreditations include: Cinema Audio Society, Motion Picture Sound Editor, SOCAN, and ACCT. As a sought out sound post producer, Mr. Flores expansive body of work includes: 80 (eighty) feature films, 300 hours of television programs, documentaries, corporate, educational and e-sound projects. Mr. Flores’ work is distributed worldwide via film distribution outlets, and through broadcast and streaming services such as: The Smithsonian Chanel, Animal Planet, Discovery, CBC, YTV, Rogers, Tree House, PBS, Super Chanel, APTN, The Documentary Channel, Amazon Prime, I-Tunes, Hulu, and Netflix. Most recently, Mr. Flores completed sound work for the IMAX feature film, Volcanoes The Fires Of Creation.
Maximum Capacity: 15
3 hours of instruction $60 /member$85 /nonmember