SOUND DESIGN Masterclass Masterclass
SATURDAY MAY 9 @ 5PM PST
Join LALIFF as Emmy Award winning and Academy Award Nominated Paola Magrans dives into the world of Sound Design and shares her philosophy, technique and approach to creating phenomenal soundscapes to our favorite stories. She will discuss her experiences as the Sound Editor of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and as Sound Designer of The Last Rafter, as well as her approach, concept and challenges of working within a large or small budget.
In 2013 Paola graduated with a B.A. in Sound for Film and Television from the University of Arts, Cuba. With two feature films under her belt, Paola moved to the U.S. first working as a live broadcasting mixer, receiving a Los Angeles EMMY AWARD for Kobe Bryant’s last game. She went back to sound postproduction in TV shows like BETTER CALL SAUL and OZARK, winning a GOLDEN REEL award with the latter. Under the mentorship of 9 times ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATED Wylie Stateman, Paola integrated the sound team of ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD, earning ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS for both Sound Editing and Mixing. Paola’s most recent work as Sound Designer is the independent film The Last Rafter, that premiered at the Miami Film Festival.