Sight Sound & Story: Live: SoundShow: Creating a New Sound Universe for “Wheel of Time”
Moderator: Woody Woodhall, CAS (Studio Principal of Allied Post Audio)
Panelists: Sound Designer Luke Gentry (Aladdin, Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard), Sound Designer Ben Meechan (Last Night In Soho), & Supervising Sound Editor Matt Skelding (Black Mirror)
Inside Episode XVIII: Sound is one of the most important elements in film and can be used to elevate a performance, evoke emotions, and make fantasy worlds come alive. Join Emmy-winning Supervising Sound Editor Matt Skelding (Black Mirror), and Sound Designers Luke Gentry (Aladdin, Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard) & Ben Meechan (Last Night In Soho) as they discuss their incredible sound work on Amazon’s new fantasy series The Wheel of Time. The conversation will be guided by moderator Woody Woodhall, CAS (Studio Principal of Allied Post Audio), who will discuss with the team how they created the otherworldly ambiance, and bold, unique sound identity for The Wheel of Time. They will also discuss how they collaborated with the showrunners and how they had the freedom to try new things while also sticking with the integrity of the book series the show is based on. Throughout the discussion we will see and hear examples of their extraordinary work in this series.
When: Wednesday March 2, 2022
Time: 8PM EST / 5PM PST
General Admission: FREE!