Skywalker Sound is currently in the midst of hosting the Sundance Music & Sound Design Labs here at Skywalker Ranch. The Feature Lab wrapped up earlier this week and the Documentary Lab kicked off yesterday.
Feature Film Music Lab Composer Fellows included Kris Bowers, Stephanie Economou, Forrest Gray, Fabrizio Mancinelli, Alexander Rudd, and Danielle Schwob. The Feature Film Directors Lab Fellows were here with the following projects: Yung Chang, writer/director of Eggplant, Matthew Ross, writer/director of Frank & Lola, Marialy Rivas, co-writer/director of La Princesita, Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre, writer/director of Mustang, Brent Green, co-writer/director of Over the Eaves and Mark Kindred, writer/director of Rogue. The sound designers/re-recording mixers that participated in the Feature Lab on behalf of Skywalker Sound were Christopher Barnett, Steve Bissinger, Pete Horner, Dennis Leonard, Brandon Proctor, and Kent Sparling.
Documentary Composer Fellows Samora Pinderhughes, Germaine Franco, Christopher North, and Jeremy Turner arrived yesterday and joining them today are Jessica Dimmock and Christopher LaMarca, co-directors of Brick, Shirley Abraham and Amit Madheshiya, co-directors of Like Ants for Sugar, Pacho Velez, director of The Reagan Years and Javid Soriano, director of Swing Low. Skywalker Sound’s Erik Foreman, Pete Horner, Tim Nielsen, and Zach Martin will design and mix for various scenes from these projects.
The Music & Sound Design Lab will wrap next Wednesday evening, July 29.