Post Production Sound

Echelon Studios encourages filmmakers to attend post-production seminars or hands on classes to learn all facets of the filmmaking process.  We will periodically post news or blogs regarding post-production as it pertains to the filmmaking process.

We are offering a special 25% Discount for participants who register until the 26th of October

This will be an unique opportunity to develop your skills in Sound Editing and Sound Post Production for Film with one of the greatest Sound Editors of our time. You will have an educational experience of excellence, with Eddy Joseph who was responsible for the sound editing of films such as “Interview with the Vampire”, “Evita”, “Enemy at the Gates”, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone”, “Cold Mountain”, “Corpse Bride”, “United 93″, “Casino Royale” and many more

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This 2 days intensive workshop will take place in ABU DHABI, UAE on the 4th and 5th of November and will be a great opportunity to learn the best techniques in the subject, The workshop has a price of 599USD, but we are offering a 25% Discount for participants who register until the 26th of October, costing only 449USD per person for the two days. The workshop is strictly limited to 25 participants, we advise to register fast to guarantee your place.

For more information and to register please visit our webpage on



Eddy Joseph is without a doubt on of the most successful Sound Editors of our time

Eddy Joseph has been in the Film Industry for over 40 years and a Sound Editor for 30. He has collaborated with such directing luminaries as Alan Parker, Bernardo Bertolucci, Louis Malle, Jean-Jacques Annaud, Neil Jordan and Anthony Minghella. His credits include “Pink Floyd The Wall”, “Angel Heart”, “Batman”, “The Commitments”, “The Crying Game”, “Little Buddha”, “Interview with the Vampire”, “Evita”, “Enemy at the Gates”, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone”, “Cold Mountain”, “Corpse Bride”, “United 93″, “Casino Royale” and “Quantum of Solace”. He has received 2 BAFTA Awards and 6 further Nominations and 16 MPSE Nominations. Full list of credits on

 . After 36 years of free-lancing, he was asked to form Soundelux, London, a post-production house in Soho, and act as their Creative Director. Their projects included Troy, King Arthur, Kingdom of Heaven, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Corpse Bride, Breaking and Entering, The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency and Hellboy 2. 


Eddy Joseph experience speaks for itself and guarantees the high standards our participants have come to expect from FEST FILM LAB.


Workshop Description

The Sound Editing workshop will focus on a diversity of topics of the art of Editing the sound of a film, you will have the chance of not only receive this knowledge from Eddy Joseph, but also interact in a very strong way, as the group will have up to 25 participants, making it extremely practical and interactive. You will also have the opportunity to assess the issues you encountered on your own work and the projects you have worked on or will work, and receiving the feedback to unblock situations in the future.

Full list of topics covered in the workshop: 

Part 1

Film History is your friend.
Developing a hinterland
Auteur versus Sound Editor – the realities of the business.
DIY – low budget approaches
Understanding your abilities

Aesthetic overview – the sound of the story
Crewing up
Storyboarding before track laying
How to work with:
Planning for Digital VFX 


Part 2


Working with the editor
Digital VFX in post
Guide music
Working with a composer
Track Laying
Temp Mixing
Test screenings
Sound Design
The final sound mix
Home Cinema


Who is this aimed at?
The workshop designed for, Sound Editors, Directors, Sound Mixers, Film Students, or anyone interested in entering the Film Business on the area of Sound.

Location of the Workshop
NYU Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Marina District – Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates. This workshop is organized in partnership with NYU Abu Dhabi


16 hours
Duration: 2 days
Dates: 4-5 November 2016
Location: Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates
Price: 599USD, (449USD with 25% discount until 26th of October)
Maximum number of participants: 25
Contact: [email protected]


For more information and to register please visit our webpage on

If you have any questions please let us know

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