On Saturday, August 11th The Cinema Audio Society hosted the third of the Summer 2018 Screening Series. The chosen film – The restored 1979 Oscar Winner ALIEN – was screened to a full audience at the RealD Theatre, Beverly Hills. The lively reception prior to the event was found attendees excited to see ALIEN on the big screen and the event was concluded with a Q&A with John Polito, Sound Restorer for ALIEN from Audio Mechanics and Michael MacKinnon, Restoration Supervisor from Fox. Moderated by Marti Humphrey, CAS
What: CAS Screening Series – ALIEN
When: August 11th, 2018
About the Cinema Audio Society
The Cinema Audio Society was formed in 1964 for the purpose of sharing information with Sound Professionals in the Motion Picture and Television Industry.
The objectives of the CAS are: to educate and inform the general public and the motion picture & television industry that effective sound is achieved by a creative, artistic and technical blending of diverse sound elements; to provide the motion picture & television industry with a progressive society of master craftsmen specialized in the art of creative cinematic sound recording; to advance the specialized field of cinematic sound recording by exchange of ideas, methods, and information; to advance the art of auditory appreciation, and to philanthropically support those causes dedicated to the sense of hearing; to institute and maintain high standards of conduct and craftsmanship among our members; to aid the motion picture & television industry in the selection and training of qualified personnel in the unique field of cinematic sound recording and to achieve for our members deserved recognition as major contributors to the field of motion picture & television entertainment.
Last modified: February 5, 2020