Month: August 2010

Marclay’s “Manga Scroll”: Sound Effects as a Visual Art

August 9, 2010 by sikandar in Sound Design, Sound Effects

Christian Marclay, American visual artist and composer, has created a brand new ‘graphic score’ titled “Manga Scroll“. It borrows its style from Japanese Manga comics, using onomatopoeic words and phrases sewn together to produce a sixty-foot long chain of sound effects madness. It’s a neat idea, and – traversing visual …

The Sound Design of Nolan’s “Inception”

August 2, 2010 by PSE in Sound Design

It’s always going to be difficult designing sound for a film that delves deep into the surreal and bizzare. Throw an unhealthy amount of slow-motion into the mix and you have something of a sound design nightmare. With the right sound effects in the right places, however, you can ensure …