Bob Edwards

Supervising Sound Editor, Sound Designer, Re-recording Mixer

Bob's Story


Bob Edwards is a Sound Designer, Editor and Re-recording Mixer at Skywalker Sound. In his twenty-eight years at Skywalker, Bob has contributed his audio engineering and mixing skills to narrative feature films, documentaries, television, internet projects and film scores.


Bob has served as Supervising Sound Editor, Sound Designer or Re-recording mixer on the following Sundance Film Festival Dramatic and Documentary Official Selections: DOLORES (2017), SONGS MY BROTHERS TAUGHT ME (2015), MARMATO (2014), THIS MAY BE THE LAST TIME (2014), FRUITVALE STATION (2013), BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD (2012), ON THE ICE (2011), LA MISSION (2009), SIKUMI (2008) and FOLLOW ME HOME (1996).


FRUITVALE STATION and BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD both won the Sundance Grand Jury Prize for Dramatic Filmmaking in their respective years, as well as prestigious awards at the Cannes Film Festival. SIKUMI won the 2008 Sundance Grand Jury Prize for Short Filmmaking.


Bob has also contributed to film projects for The Redford Center and Jamie Redford’s KPJR Films, including PAPER TIGERS (2015), TOXIC HOT SEAT (2013), THE BIG PICTURE: RETHINKING DYSLEXIA (2012) and WATERSHED: EXPLORING A NEW WATER ETHIC FOR THE NEW WEST (2012). He is currently sound designing HAPPENING, the Redford Center’s latest film on clean energy innovation for release in early 2017.