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The Crew: Episode 3.2 - Sound Department

  • 8 mins
  • 70%
  • All Ages
  • United States of America FlagUSUnited States of America
  • 2010
  • Documentaries

"The Crew" unravels the mystery and explores the various technical positions that form a film production unit. "The Crew", covering 18 different departments from Grips to Costumes, Lighting to Make-up, vividly presents the jobs and lives of film production workers The Sound Department is responsible for capturing all the dialogue spoken by actors. Positions discussed in this segment: Boom Operator: The person who operates the microphone boom - the extendable pole that holds a microphone at the end to record dialogue and sound. Location Sound Mixer: The person responsible for sound recording, including the selection of appropriate- ate microphones and their placement and use. During production, this person is responsible for the recording and integrity of all sound. effects.