Sound EditorialUltra Low-Budget Strategies

Publication year: 2012
Source: Practical Art of Motion Picture Sound, 2012, Pages 333-362

David Lewis, Yewdall

 Summary: A great deal of the work you will do will not and cannot afford the budget requirements to mount the kind of sound job that you will find yourself faced with. The art form of sound does not change, no matter what budget and schedule is on the table. All of the audio recording techniques, the science, and the pure physics of the soundtrack of a film do not change—only the strategies of how you are going to get your arms around the project and solve it. I could not have supervised the sound for 11 Roger Corman films if…