The sounding mixing team behind Martin Scorsese’s Hugo took top honores at the 48th annual Cinema Audio Society Awards, which took place Saturday night at the Millenium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles.
The award for Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Motion Picture went to Hugo’s production mixer John Midgley, re-recording mixer Tom Fleischman and scoring mixer Simon Rhodes. Midgley, a first-time CAS winner, and Fleischman, who previously received a CAS Award in the category for The Aviator, are also nominated for an Academy Award for sound mixing. It also was a first CAS Award for Rhodes as well as the first year scoring mixers have been included in the awards.
Congrats to Hugo for winning two BAFTA Awards today:
The Artist – Laurence Bennett, Robert Gould
Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows – Part 2 – Stuart Craig, Stephenie Mcmillan *WINNER: Hugo – Dante Ferretti, Francesca Lo Schiavo
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – Maria Djurkovic, Tatiana Macdonald
War Horse – Rick Carter, Lee Sandales
The Artist – Nadine Muse, Gérard Lamps, Michael Krikorian
Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows – Part 2 – James Mather, Stuart Wilson, Stuart Hilliker, Mike Dowson, Adam Scrivener *WINNER: Hugo – Philip Stockton, Eugene Gearty, Tom Fleischman, John Midgley
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy- John Casali, Howard Bargroff, Doug Cooper, Stephen Griffiths, Andy Shelley
War Horse – Stuart Wilson, Gary Rydstrom, Andy Nelson, Tom Johnson, Richard Hymns
Small update about Chloe’s upcoming film, Dance of the Mirlitons which includes a description about the movie:
Dance of the Mirlitons: Kristen Bell, Bailee Madison, Chloe Moretz and Jackie Earle Haley are attached to star and Dubiecki will produce with Joel Michaely and Joseph Kline. Evan Greenberg (Sex Farce) is writing to direct. In this comedy/drama, chubby Jesse Urchin shocks everyone except her ex-dancer mother Corinne when she is accepted into the prestigious Battleboro School for Dancers. As Corinne struggles to acclimate to her posh stomping grounds of old, Jesse learns that to get to the top she must kill or be killed when she suddenly finds herself immersed in the cutthroat world of prima ballerinas.