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  Academy Award for Sound Editing
The Academy Award of Merit for Best Sound Editing is an Academy Award granted yearly to a film exhibiting the finest or most aesthetic sound editing or sound design.
The award is usually received by the Supervising Sound Editors of the film, perhaps accompanied by the Sound Designers.
The screening is generally open to the public, but only sound branch members may vote, and the only occasion the sound branch members have for voting is at the Bake-Off.
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  NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Academy Award for Sound   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Academy Awards The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent film awards in the United States and most watched awards ceremony in the world.
Academy Awards are nicknamed "Oscars", which is also the nickname of the statuette (the name is said to have been born when Academy librarian Margaret Herrick saw the statuette on a table and said: "It looks just like my uncle Oscar!").
The greatest number of Academy Awards won by a film is 11, this distinction is shared by 3 films: Ben-Hur, Titanic, and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.
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 Academy Award for Sound Editing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The award is usually received by the Supervising Sound Editors of the film, perhaps accompanied by the Sound Designers.
The Sound Branch of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, like many of the other branches, selects its nominees at an informal gathering called the "Bake-Off" on the last Tuesday in the January following the qualifying year.
The nominees for Academy Award for Sound are selected at the same gathering.
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 Academy Award
The Awards are granted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, a professional honorary organization which as of 2003 had a voting membership of 5816, with actors, with a membership of 1311, making up the largest voting block.
The awards were first given at a banquet in the Blossom Room of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on May 16, 1929 but there was little suspense since the winners of the awards had already been announced three months earlier on February 18.
The awards night itself is an elaborate extravaganza, with the invited guests walking up the red carpet in the creations of the most prominent fashion designers (who usually loan them to the stars to gain publicity).
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 Academy Award for Sound Editing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Academy Award of Merit for Best Sound Editing is an Academy Award granted yearly to a film exhibiting the finest or most aesthetic sound editing or sound design.
At the Sound Bake-Off, highlight reels of films submitted for nomination are screened in a controlled theater environment.
This is a list of films that have won or been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Sound Effects (1963-1967, 1975), Sound Effects Editing (1977, 1981-1999), or Sound Editing (1979, 2000-present).
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 77th Academy Award Rules Voted by AMPAS - ComingSoon.net
Rules for the 77th Annual Academy Awards were approved Tuesday night (6/22) by the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Previous rules permitted three annual options for the Award: the voting by the Board of Governors of a Special Achievement Award for Sound Editing; placement on the final ballot of two or three nominated achievements to be voted upon by all voting members of the Academy; or no award in a given year.
The sound branch and the visual effects branch added provisions to their rules that the reels of excerpts from their "bake-offs" will be placed in the Academy Film Archive.
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 74th Annual Academy Awards Rules 20 - Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
On an Official Data Record supplied by the Academy, the producer and the sound director shall designate the eligibility of the co-rerecording mixing collaborators (not to exceed three) who have contributed substantially to the final mix, and the production mixer (not to exceed one) for Academy Award purposes.
Notification of such deviation or modification requirements must be submitted to the Academy at least three weeks in advance of the inspection and approval of the sound system.
Before screening films nominated for the Sound Award, representatives of the pictures to be shown may run a maximum of two contiguous reels of their pictures to audition them.
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 Academy Award for Sound Life story @ ArtisticNudity.com (Artistic Nudity)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Academy Award for Sound Life story @ ArtisticNudity.com (Artistic Nudity)
The Academy Award for Sound Mixing is an Academy Award that recognizes the finest or most aesthetic sound mixing or recording, and is generally awarded to the production sound mixers and re-recording mixers of the winning film.
Compare this award to the Academy Award for Sound Editing.
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 Variety.com - Award Central 2004  - Acad governors laud Greenfield   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
An active member of the Academy for 11 years, he has served as a sound branch governor for six years and as a chair of the Theater Standards Committee.
Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2003 will be presented Feb. 29 at the Kodak Theater.
Academy Award-winning thesps Nicole KidmanNicole Kidman and Catherine Zeta-JonesCatherine Zeta-Jones have been set as presenters at the 76th annual kudoscast.
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 Academy Award for Sound Effects Editing Article @ Encyclopedia.LocalColorArt.com (Local Color Encyclopedia)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Academy Award for Sound Effects Editing Article @ Encyclopedia.LocalColorArt.com (Local Color Encyclopedia)
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 Academy Award for Sound articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
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He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Chicago and began his career as a cartoonist in 1920.
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 Academy Award for Sound Effects Editing at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Academy Award for Sound Effects Editing at opensource encyclopedia
This is a list of films that have received an Oscar for best sound effects.
Academy Award for Sound Effects Editing in directory
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 FilmJerk.com - Let The 2005 Awards Season Begin!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
It might still be eight months before the 77th Annual Academy Awards are handed out in Hollywood, but that hasn't stopped the Academy and others from making important decisions that may affect your enjoyment of the veritable cornucopia of tchotchkes handed out between December and February.
The other change in the Academy rules incorporates a previously-voted on provision that permits marketers to show up to ten minutes or ten percent of the running time of a film, whichever is shorter, in a nontheatrical medium prior to the film's theatrical release without jeopardizing the film's eligibility.
The awards are voted on by the British Academy's 5,000 plus film voting members, who select the best amongst more than 400 films shown on British movie theatres in the previous year.
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Douglas Shearer, a pioneer of motion picture sound, was born in Montreal in 1899.
He accepted the first Academy Award given for sound for The Big House (1930) and worked on films that earned Oscars for Norma Shearer in The Divorcee (1930) and for Canadian-born actress Marie Dressler in Min and Bill (1931).
For his work on individual films (some 1,400 in all, he estimated) Shearer received 20 Oscar nominations and accepted 7 Academy Awards (the last one for 1951) by the time he retired in 1968.
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 Avid Customers Stand Out Among 2005 Academy Award Nominees
The widespread use of Avid's systems among films nominated for Academy Awards this year confirms the company's continuing leadership position in the digital content creation industry.
Oscar and Academy Awards are trademarks and service marks of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Grammy is a trademark of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, Inc. All other trademarks and/or service marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.
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 God of Filmmaking Robert Zemeckis Director of Forrest Gump, Back to the Future
Death Becomes Her (1992) Won the Academy Award for visual effects.
Forrest Gump (1994) Won the Academy Award for editing, visual effects, screenplay based from previous material, director, actor, and picture.
Cast Away (2000) Nominated for the Academy Award for sound and actor.
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 Academy Award Winners and Categories   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
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Academy Award for Short Film - Novelty (1932 - 1935)
Academy Award of Scientific or Technical Merit - - a statuette
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 GRAMMY.com - Grammy Award Winners
Our GRAMMY Search database lets you find GRAMMY winners by name of the award recipient, by categories within a genre, by year, by title of work and/or by the artist performing the work.
With the exception of the category field, which requires that you first select a genre, you may use a few or as many of the available search fields.
In addition, responsibility for the accuracy of information provided in stories not written or specifically prepared for The Academy lies with the story's original source or writer.
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 God of Filmmaking James Cameron Director of Terminator, Rambo, Terminator 2
Aliens (1986) Won the Academy Award for sound effects and visual effects.
The Abyss (1989) Won the Academy Award for visual effects.
Titanic (1998) Won the Academy Award for art direction/set decoration, cinematography, costume design, sound effects, visual effects, editing, score, song, sound, director, and picture.
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 Academy Award Nominated Film Editor Shares Story Behind "Cold Mountain"
Acclaimed film editor Walter Murch, who recently received an Academy Award nomination (his fourth) for Best Film Editing for his work on "Cold Mountain," will publish the story of editing this blockbuster picture with Peachpit Press mid-2004.
He edited sound on "American Graffiti" (1973) and "The Godfather Part II" (1974), won his first Academy Award nomination for "The Conversation" (1974), won his first Oscar for "Apocalypse Now" (1979), and won unprecedented double Oscars for sound and film editing for his work on "The English Patient" (1996).
As a picture editor, sound designer, and sound mixer, he is one of the few universally acknowledged masters in his field.
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 Academy Award for Sound in TutorGig Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
This is a list of films that have received an ' Academy Award of Merit', or 'Oscar' for Best Sound.
The award recognizes the finest or most aesthetic sound mixing or recording, and is generally awarded to the production sound mixers and re-recording mixers of the winning film.
See also the Academy Award for Sound Editing.
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Her taking the Original Screenplay award from much better company (as a consolation prize for her directing now loss) is a damn shame.
We all know the Academy gave 11 awards to Peter Jackson, not for the brilliance of Return of the King, but rather his stamina in developing Tolkien's work to film and the brilliance of the trilogy as a complete set.
The only two awards I disagreed with really were editing and Best Actor, which I would have liked to have seen go to Murray, but they couldn't not give it to Penn. He was basically a shoo-in.
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 Police Academy DVD Guide from the award winning 80's Rewind
The sound is mastered in Dolby Digital 5.1 (5 seperate channels of sound plus sub-bass).
This provides superb sound quality and a true cinema surround experience -when played on equipment that can make use of it, but also retains compatibilty with TV's, Stereo or Dolby Surround equipment.
The Police Academy DVD also includes the original theatrical trailer(s), a filmmakers commentary where they talk you through the making of the movie, featurette program(s) on the making of the movie.
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 WNDU-TV: Entertainment Story: Academy Sounds Off - April 09, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Two weeks after funnyman Mike Myers cracked wise at the expense of movie sound technicians during the Oscar telecast, the Academy has issued an official apology to all audio people in the film industry offended by the barbs.
After receiving numerous complaints from members of the Academy's sound branch, Donald C. Rogers, chair of that branch's executive committee, fired off a letter to Robert Rehme, the Academy president.
For the record, the Academy Award for Best Sound went to Scott Millan, Bob Beemer and Ken Weston for Gladiator, while Jon Johnson picked up the Oscar for Best Sound Editing for U-571.
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 academy award best picture 1932 - Ask.com Search
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 Academy Award for Sound Effects Editing Life story @ StardustMemories.com (Stardust Memories)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
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 Chris Munro receives Oscar award for sound on Black Hawk Down
Fostex are delighted to congratulate sound mixer Chris Munro on his being awarded the Academy Award for Best Motion Picture Sound on the film Black Hawk Down.
Chris picked up the coveted award at the 74th Annual Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles along with fellow collaborators Michael Minkler and Myron Nettinga.
Chris recorded Black Hawk Down on Fostex PD-4 Portable Timecode DAT machines and was in fact one of the first sound mixers to own a machine.
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