Sound recording for motion pictures

United States, 1959

Film
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Portrays the work of the motion picture soundman in arranging the set and recording acceptable sync-sound on location. Contrasts the advantages of a sound studio and the problems inherent in recording on location. Discusses three major recording problems and their solutions - accoustical treatment of set, choice and placement of microphone, and controlling unwanted noise including electrical hum in recording equipment.

Credits

production company

Indiana University. Audio Visual Center

Duration

00:08:58:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1959

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

322763

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion picture industry - Study and teaching

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Study and teaching

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Sound - Recording and reproducing

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Motion picture industry - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Motion pictures - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Music & Performing Arts → Sound - Recording and reproducing

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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