Warner Bros’ global hit was one of the big winners at the Cinema Audio Society’s 50th Annual CAS Awards over the weekend (22).
Gravity won Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Motion Picture – Live Action for the sound mixing team of production mixer Chris Munro, re-recording mixers Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri and Christopher Benstead, scoring mixer Gareth Cousins, ADR mixers Chris Navarro and Thomas J. O’Connell and foley mixer Adam Fil Mendez.
Frozen triumphed in the corresponding animation category. Personnel comprised the sound mixing team of original dialogue Mixer Gabriel Guy, re-recording mixers David E Fluhr and Gabriel Guy, scoring mixer Casey Stone and foley mixer Mary Jo Lang
Re-recording mixer Andy Nelson received the CAS Career Achievement Award, while Edward Zwick was presented with the CAS Filmmaker Award. Dolby executive David W Gray presented a tribute to Ray Dolby.
- 12 Years A Slave won Excellence In Period Film award at the 16th annual Costume Designers Guild Awards, while Blue Jasmine earned the Excellence In Contemporary Film award.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire took the corresponding honour for the fantasy category. The ceremony took place on February 22.