HOLLYWOOD— The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announce that the 70th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards will take place on Sunday, February 26th in Los Angeles. For the first time in three years the awards ceremony will be held live and will feature a new venue and special features to celebrate the sound organization’s platinum anniversary.
Submission dates and criteria for awards in categories spanning feature films, long-form and short-form television, animation, documentaries, games, and student work will be announced later this year on the MPSE website.
Founded in 1953, the Motion Picture Sound Editors is a non-profit organization of professional sound and music editors who work in the motion picture television and gaming industries. The organization’s mission is to provide a wealth of knowledge from award-winning professionals to a diverse group of individuals, youth and career professionals alike; mentoring and educating the community about the artistic merit and technical advancements in sound and music editing; providing scholarships for the continuing advancement of motion picture sound in education; and helping to enhance the personal and professional lives of the men and women who practice this unique craft.