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How the Oscars are heard around the world

The Oscars® may be Hollywood’s big night, but the ceremony is also seen and heard around the globe. Dolby, ABC in the United States, and broadcasters around...

Sound is key to delivering compelling entertainment on mobile devices

As the small screens of phones and tablets increasingly become our theatres for movies, music, sports, and games, sound plays a vitally important role in ensuring that...

How to make your Oscars party sound great

If you’re having an Oscars® party, chances are you’ve got your ballots, popcorn, and possibly a drinking game or two all planned out. But before you settle...

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Seven incredible movie sounds and how they were made

Everybody knows the humming, sparking swoosh of the lightsabers from the Star Wars series. But do you know how that sound was created? The recipe, sound editor...

How a movie gets its sound

“Sound speeding!” That phrase doesn’t have quite the cachet of “Lights, camera, action!” But it’s just as important to the production of a movie—it means that sound is being recorded on the set. But if you think the set is the only place a movie gets its sound, you’re sorely mistaken. From set to screen,…