The Foley Grail - You go to the movies - you listen and hear sound effects and believe they are actually happening as the actors perform. Yet, there is a whole art to creating these wonderful sounds.
In this book, a seasoned veteran of Foley, reveals the tricks and secrets of this very special trade and skill. In addition, renowned artists, editors and mixers contribute stories and perspectives on what is necessary for a film, and how the techniques and effects have developed over the years.
There are illustrations showing how a Foley stage is designed while the companion DVD demonstrates Foley artists at work.
About the Author: Vanessa Theme Ament is an award winning Foley Artist with over 25 years experience in film and television. She has had her own sound effects company and published MovieSound Newsletter during the 80s and 90s.
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Focal Press Book/DVD: The Foley Grail by Vanessa Theme Ament