Added by Sarv Kreindler--Creative Planet Network, 06/13/13 11:06:19 AM
Berberian Sound Studio, a thriller about a movie sound mixer, opens on Friday and Mekado Murphy of The New York Times profiles it and other films that focus on the often overlooked work of a sound engineer.
Says director Peter Strickland, "If you take this very ridiculous image of grown men smashing watermelons, but couple that with very repellent violence, when you’re watching it, you think: ‘Should I laugh? Should I walk out?’ It’s quite disorienting.”
Read the full story here.