Inside the Custom-Designed Space Sounds of 'Passengers'

Publish date:

In upcoming sci-fi film Passengers, Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence play two spaceship passengers being transported to a distant planet who find themselves mysteriously awoken 90 years before their arrival.

CineMontage talks to the film's sound department about creating the ambience of the space-set film.

“Everything on Passengers has a custom-designed sound. We wanted to stay away from anything that sounded stock," says supervising sound editor Will Files. "Those ambiences and reverb spaces for the ship interiors and outer space views complement the film’s highly developed space ship visuals."

Read the full story here.



Hawk-woods launches first portable power solution for 48-volt cinema lighting

Hawk-woods is pleased to announce the new 48V-RP power station, a unique power solution which allows users to power ARRI Skypanels and other 48 volt (V) LED lighting when mains power is not available. Hawk-woods new 48V-RP is one of the first power solutions which enables users to run high voltage LEDs at 100% light output via a DC input.

Singapore’s Hit Zombie Comedy Zombiepura Graded on DaVinci Resolve

Singapore’s Hit Zombie Comedy Zombiepura Graded on DaVinci Resolve

Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve and DaVinci Resolve Advanced Panel was used for color correction of Singapore’s first zombie comedy, “Zombiepura.” The film, which gained international distribution, is the first full length feature directed by internationally known short film filmmaker, Jacen Tan, who also was part of the post production team grading Zombiepura with DaVinci Resolve.