The Next: Script w/Revisions

I’m not too fussed about my grades for this year (although I’ll just put it out there that I would like to pass), and that’s probably to do with the fact that the lower-graded Individual Production Project is the film that’s really revving my engine, so to speak. Gotta follow the impulse. The idea’s been…

Treatment & Proposal Document

Following a meeting with lecturer Tim Coley I gained a much better understanding of the structure and purpose of our upcoming presentations, and also got a much better handle on how to integrate the concept of the project (in my case integral utilisation of sound design) into the project itself. I now feel like I’ve…

Test Project: M is for Meat

I’ve spent the last couple of days recording Foley and mixing the audio for a short film project I’ve been involved in called ‘M is for Meat’, a submission for the ABCs of Death film contest. The film was shot incredibly quickly and in challenging conditions, and subsequently required a lot of audio fixes with…

Influences

One of the main influences on my project is Blade Runner (1982), Ridley Scott’s classic sci-fi noir. The sound design in this film works wonderfully in conjunction with the score to create the dystopic atmosphere, and there are several scenes that are tonally underpinned by the beeps and clicks of the environment. The full realisation…

The Story

Along with Horror, Science Fiction films are often exemplary in their use of sound design. Because of the possibilities inherent in creating the audio track for a sci-fi film, and because I love the genre but have so far not worked in it, it seems a natural fit for me to create such a film…