Thursday, April 28, 2011

time, rhythm and editing

andrei tarkovsky - the mirror - 1975

classic drone series
sound, sound design, music in film

rain, fire, melody, drone

there must be other ways of working with sound, ways which would allow one to be more accurate, more true to the inner world which we try to reproduce on screen; not just the author's inner world, but what lies within the world itself, what is essential to it and does not depend on us.

from sculpting in time, page 159

sound - semyon litvinov

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

they are lost in the gloom

akira kurosawa - seven samurai - 1954

classic drone series
sound, sound design, music in film

 rain, drone

sound effects editor - ichirô minawa
sound assistant - masanao uehara
sound recordist - fumio yanoguchi
music - fumio hayasaka

title from donald richie's the films of akira kurosawa

Monday, April 4, 2011

drowned by voices

arthur de eriomém - drowned by voices (japanese traditional music for four
shakuhachi discovered by riley kelly lee and ralph samuelson)

image - tarrl lightowler
title from david toop's sinister resonance