Sound Design for Film (Paperback)

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Sound Design for Film offers an in-depth study of one of cinema’s most powerful storytelling tools, exploring the creative landscape and proposing a variety of contemporary approaches to audio design. Opening up a hidden world of narrative techniques, experienced designer Tim Harrison provides key insights into how sound works on audiences to guide them through stories.

Topics covered include:
  • the creative process from script to delivery
  • visualizing your design ideas
  • developing characters and settings
  • using motif and metaphor.
  • recording foley and sound effects
  • editing and manipulating audio
  • the final mix
Serving as a tool for creative reflection and development, this unique book offers invaluable approaches for enhancing your storytelling skills, wherever you are on your filmmaking journey.

About the Author

Tim Harrison is a sound designer, composer, and filmmaker. He is the Founder and Director of Aumeta, an audio company whose credits include Black Mirror, Censor, and Assassin’s Creed. His filmmaking experience extends into multiple disciplines, having produced a number of award-winning music videos and directed several internationally exhibited films. He has also designed a number of film sound courses and is an experienced lecturer at the University of the Arts London.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781785009143
ISBN-10: 1785009141
Publisher: The Crowood Press
Publication Date: January 1st, 2022
Pages: 144
Language: English