What in detail is the sound designer responsible for in film?
I'm a young director and i'm pretty much familiar with what sound design is, what i'm wondering is pretty much where does the editor's job end and sound designer's begin... i mean is the sound designer responsible for syncing dialogue / adding sound effects etc? Or does that person just fix sound levels and clean up noise? I looked around online to find a detailed description of that job but couldn't find much what i'm looking for. If anyone could give me a detailed breakdown of that the job of a sound designer consists of i'd really appreciate it. Serious answers only please.
Asked By: pb - 2/11/2007
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I am a Sound Designer myself, though new to the profession - Just finished doing my debut feature film. Even though this is my profession, it is quite hard to draw a distinct line to explain our role in the making of a film... More
Answered By: Tony - 2/15/2007
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In general terms, a sound designer creates an "auditory style" for a film... much like an art director creates a specific visual style or mood for a film... More
Answered By: teddiebuddah - 2/14/2007
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