In addition to post-production & post-sound services, MovieSound provides instruction in the Sound and Post-Production fields.
Hall is a Senior Lecturer at the USC School of Cinematic Arts
Don presenting A History of Sound Design lecture
Don and Gene Cantamessa, production mixer, enjoy a good laugh recalling their work on Mel Brooks' "Young Frankenstein" during their presentation at the Academy's Sound Behind the Image III - Real Horrowshow!
The power of the Sound Track is clearly stated by George Lucas and Akira Kurosawa in the following quotes:
"Sound is fifty percent of the motion picture experience, and I've always believed audiences are moved and excited by what they hear in my movies at least, as much as by what they see"
"Cinematic sound is that which does not simply add to, but multiplies two or three times, the effect of the image"