A Foley Round Table Reunion

At the home of sound editor Mark Mangini, our crew was able to capture a roundtable interview with four Foley artists who have decades of experience and countless movie credits between them. Pictured, from left, is Alyson Dee Moore, Kitty Malone, Ellen Heuer and Vanessa Theme Ament. Foley is the creation of everyday sound effects…

The Business of Sound

While Amplified focuses mainly on sound editors and Foley artists, Kelly Bayett, pictured on the right with interviewer Lauren Ravenell, is also a business owner. Bayett is partner and creative director at Barking Owl Sound, a sound design company that works on viral, commercial and feature products for clients. The company has worked on campaigns…

Vickie Sampson: Sound Editor, Director and Mentor

Sound editor and director Vickie Sampson, pictured on the right with Vanessa Theme Ament, was so much more than an interviewee for the film: she was also a teacher and mentor for the crew. Sampson, a 40-year veteran of the sound industry, has worked on films like “Return of the Jedi,” “Speed” and “Donnie Darko.”…