HOLLYWOOD—February 18, 2018—The Motion Picture Sound Editors tonight presented the 66 MPSE Annual Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. Golden Reel Awards recognizing outstanding achievement in sound editing were presented in 23 categories encompassing feature films, long-form and short-form television, animation, documentaries, games, special venue and other media.

Director, Screenwriter and Producer Michael Mann presented the 2019 MPSE Filmmaker Award to Director Antoine Fuqua. (Re-Recording Mixer Steve Pederson and Supervising Sound Editor Mandell Winter introduced the award.) Academy Award-winning Supervising Sound Editor Ben Wilkins presented the MPSE Career Achievement Award to Supervising Sound Editor Stephen H. Flick.

The opening address was given by MPSE President Tom McCarthy. “We celebrate the creation of entertainment content that people will enjoy for generations to come,” he said. “As new formats appear and new ways to distribute content are developed, we need to continue to excel at our craft and provide exceptional soundtracks that heighten the audience experience.”

Stephen Flick received the MPSE Career Achievement Award

Stephen Flick received the MPSE Career Achievement Award

Presenters included actors Edward James Olmos, Kirsten Vangsness, Jasmin Savoy Brown and Libe Barer; filmmakers Christopher Miller and Phil Lord; production mixer and President of the Cinema Audio Society Mark Ulano; “Leveraging UP!” author Stacy Milner; Entertainment Industry Professionals Mentorship Alliance (EIPMA) board member Fabienne Rawley; Hollywood Reporter “Below the Line” editor Carolyn Giardina; Netflix partner engagement exec Frances Chu-Fong; MPSE board member (China) Shasha Dong and MPSE board member (India) Resul Pookuty.

Director Antoine Fuqua received the MPSE Filmmaker Award

Director Antoine Fuqua received the MPSE Filmmaker Award

FILMMAKER AWARD

Antoine Fuqua

CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Stephen H. Flick

CATEGORY WINNERS

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Animation Short Form

Overwatch

“Reunion”

Blizzard Entertainment

Supervising Sound Editor: Paul Menichini, MPSE

Audio Lead: Caroline Hernandez, MPSE

Sound Designers: Alexander Ephraim, MPSE Harry Cohen, MPSE, JP Walton

Sound Effects Editors: Christopher Battaglia, MPSE, John Thomas

Dialogue Editors: Isaac Hammons, Christopher Cody Flick

Foley Editor: Gary Coppola, MPSE

Foley Artist: Gregg Barbanell, MPSE

Supervising Music Editor: Derek Duke

Music Editors: Adam Burgess, Sam Cardon

Scoring Editor: John Kurlander

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Non-Theatrical Animation Long Form

NextGen

Netflix

Supervising Sound Editors: David Acord, Steve Slanec

Sound Effects Editors: Kimberly Patrick, Pascal Garneau

Dialogue Editors: Qianbaihui Yang

Foley Artists: Ronni Brown, Margie O'Malley

Foley Editors: Jim Likowski, Ryan Frias, Richard Gould

Music Editor: Sebastian Zuleta

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Feature Animation

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Sony Pictures Entertainment / Marvel

Supervising Sound Editors: Geoffrey Rubay, Curt Schulkey

Sound Designer: John Pospisil

Sound Effects Editors: Kip Smedley, Andy Sisul, MPSE, David Werntz, Christopher Aud, MPSE, Ando Johnson, Benjamin Cook, MPSE, Mike Reagan, Donald Flick

Dialogue Editors: James Morioka, Matthew E. Taylor

Foley Artists: Gary Hecker, MPSE, Michael Broomberg, Rick Owens, MPSE

Foley Editor: Alec Rubay

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Non-Theatrical Documentary


Searching for Sound Islandman and Veyasin

Karga Seven Pictures / Red Bull TV
Supervising Sound Editor: Suat Ayas, MPSE

Dialogue Lead: Justin Stark
Sound Effects Editors: Tolga Boyuk, Emin Yasin Vural
Dialogue Editor: Okan Isik

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Feature Documentary (Tie)

Free Solo

National Geographic Documentary Films
Supervising Sound Editor: Deborah Wallach

Sound Effects Editor: Filipe Messeder, MPSE

Foley Artist: Nuno Bento
Foley Editor: Rolan Vajs

They Shall Not Grow Old

Wingnut Films / Fathom Events / Warner Brothers
Supervising Sound Editors: Martin Kwok, Brent Burge, Melanie Graham, Justin Webster

Supervising Dialogue Editor: Emile De La Rey

ADR Supervisor: Nigel Stone

Sound Effects Editors: Hayden Collow, Dave Whitehead

Dialogue Editors: Matt Stutter, MPSE, Helen Luttrell, Chris Todd, Matthew Lamboum

Foley Artist: James Carroll

Foley Editors: Craig Tomlinson, Tom Scott-Toft


Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Computer Cinematic

World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth
Blizzard Entertainment
Supervising Sound Designer: Paul Menichini, MPSE

Sound Designers: David Farmer, Harry Cohen, MPSE, JP Walton

Sound Effects Editors: Keith Bilderbeck, John Thomas, Alexander Ephraim, MPSE
Audio Lead: Caroline Hernandez, MPSE

Dialogue Editors: Issac Hammons, Christopher Flick
Foley Artist: Gregg Barbanell, MPSE
Foley Editor: Gary Coppola, MPSE
Scoring Editor: John Kurlander
Supervising Music Editor: Derek Duke
Music Editor: Neil Acree

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Computer Interactive Game Play

God of War

SIE Santa Monica Studio
Audio Directors: Rob Burns, Nassim Ait-Kaci
Audio Lead: Mike Niederquel

Sound Designers: Chris Clanin, Daniel Birczynski, Mike Maksim, Sam Bird, Roel Sanchez, Karen Waller, Erick Ocampo,
TJ Schauer, Jeff Darby, Adam Boyd, MPSE, Michael Finley, Chad Bedell, Patrick Ginn, Emile Mika, Eric Buensuceso, Karen Waller
Dialogue Lead: Leilani Ramirez

Supervising Sound Editor: Shannon Potter

Dialogue Editors: Justin Conmy, Ryan Schaad, Aaron Seiden, Jodie Kupsco, Heather Plunkard
Foley Artists: David Jobe, Dawn Fintor, Alicia Stevenson

Supervising Music Editors: Peter Scaturro, Keith Leary

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Non-Theatrical Feature

Extinction

Good Universe / Universal Pictures
Supervising Sound Editors: Will Files, P.K. Hooker
Supervising ADR Editor: Lisa J. Levine

Sound Effects Editors: Justin Davey, MPSE, Ken McGill

Dialogue Editors: Ryan Cole, Polly McKinnon

Foley Artist: Steve Baine

Music Editor: Brett Pierce, MPSE


Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Special Venue

Age of Sail

Google Spotlight Stories
Supervising Sound Editor: Scot Stafford

Sound Designer: Jamey Scott, MPSE

Sound Effects Editor: Jamey Scott, MPSE

Music Editor: Mark Willsher

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Foreign Language Feature


Roma

Netflix
Supervising Sound Editors: Sergio Díaz, Skip Lievsay
Sound Designers: Sergio Díaz, Skip Lievsa

Supervising Dialogue Editor: Carlos Honc Navarro
Supervising ADR Editors: Carlos Honc Navarro, Ruy Garc

Dialogue Editors: Manuel Montaño Mancilla, Caleb Townsend, Michael Feuser
ADR Editors: Michael Feuser, Alexa Zimmerma

Sound Effects Editors: Eric Dounce, Luis Huesca, Luis Parra, Mitch Osias, Craig Berkey, Javier Quesada

Foley Artists: Alan Romero, Jay Peck
Foley Editor: Jaime Sainz, Igor Nikolic

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Live Action Under 35:00

Short Treks

"The Brightest Star"

CBS All Access
Supervising Sound Editor: Matthew E. Taylor
Sound Designer: Tim Farrell

Sound Effects Editor: Mike Schapiro
Dialogue Editor: Sean Heissinger

Foley Artists: Nancy Parker, MPSE, Chris Moriana

Foley Editor: John Sanacore, MPSE

Music Editor: Matt Decker

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Short Form – Music / Musical (Tie)


American Horror Story: Apocalypse

“The End”

FX Networks
Music Editor: David Klotz


Vikings
"Moment of Vision"
MGM Television / History Channel
Supervising Music Editor: Yuri Gorbachow, MPSE
Music Editor: Lise Beauchesne

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Short Form – Dialogue/ADR

The Americans

"Harvest"

FX Networks
Supervising Sound Editors: Ken Hahn, Neil Cedar

Dialogue Editor: Gerald Donlan

ADR Editor: John Bowen

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Short Form – Effects / Foley

Atlanta

"Teddy Perkins"

FX Networks
Supervising Sound Editor: Trevor Gates, MPSE
Sound Effects Editor: David Barbee, MPSE
Foley Artists: Tara Blume, Matt Salib
Foley Editors: Geordy Sincavage, Michael Head, Jordan McClain

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Single Presentation


Phillip K. Dick's Electric Dreams

Sony Pictures Television / Amazon Studios
Supervising Sound Editor: Mark A. Lanza, MPSE

Supervising ADR / Dialogue Editor: Mark A. Lanza, MPSE

Sound Designers: Harry Snodgrass, MPSE, Mark A. Lanza, MPSE
Sound Editor: Harry Snodgrass, MPSE
Dialogue Editor: Ryne Gierke
Foley Artists: Sarah Monat-Jacobs, Robin Harlan
Foley Editor: Eryne Prine, MPSE
Music Editor: Michael T. Ryan, MPSE, Brittany DuBay

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Long Form – Music / Musical


The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
"We're Going to the Catskills"
Amazon Studios
Music Editor: Annette Kudrak


Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Long Form – Dialogue/ADR


Westworld
"The Riddle of the Sphinx"
HBO
Supervising Sound Editor: Thomas De Gorter, MPSE
Supervising ADR Editor: Brett Hinton
Dialogue Editors: Fred Paragano, Brian Armstrong, MPSE

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Episodic Long Form – Effects / Foley

Altered Carbon

"Out of the Past"

Netflix
Supervising Sound Editor: Brett Hinton
Sound Effects Editors: Owen Granich-Young, Mark Allen, Austin Krier

Foley Artist: Noel Vought



Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Music Score


Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Music Editors: Katie Greathouse, Catherine Wilson

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Musical


Bohemian Rhapsody

Fox Studios
Supervising Music Editor: John Warhurst

Music Editor: Neil Stemp

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Dialogue / ADR


Bohemian Rhapsody

GK Films / Fox Studios
Supervising Sound Editor: John Warthurst
Supervising ADR / Dialogue Editor: Nina Hartston

ADR / Dialogue Jens Petersen

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Effects / Foley

A Quiet Place

Paramount Pictures
Supervising Sound Editors: Ethan Van der Ryn, Erik Aadahl, MPSE

Sound Effects Editors: Brandon Jones, Justin M. Davey, MPSE

Foley Artists: Steve Baine, Peter Persaud
Foley Editor: Jonathan Klein

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing – Student Film (Verna Fields Award)

Facing It

National Film and Television School
Supervising Sound Designer and Editor: Adam Woodhams