Thursday, February 24, 2011

pickpocket : footsteps, car loops, train drones and station ambience

robert bresson - pickpocket - 1959

classic drone series
sound, sound design, music in film

 opening sequence at the races, repetition of ticketing devise (exaggerated)

 doors, footsteps and car drones

 subway, pickpocket activities, footsteps
(dialogue edited out, 3 sections combined)

 car drone repetitions which are looped and layered throughout film,
either in the foreground, or background
(2 sections combined)

 train stations sounds, footsteps, distant electronic voices
(voices similar to tati films)

sound - antoine archimbaud *