Cinema Audio Society Announces Finalists for the 2022 Student Recognition Award


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Los Angeles – The Cinema Audio Society announces its five Student Recognition Award finalists from schools in the United States and Colombia today.

The students are invited to attend the 59th CAS Awards in Los Angeles on March 4, 2023, where the recipient of the CAS Student Recognition Award will be revealed and receive a check for $5,000.

“This year’s crop of finalists are another testament to the brilliant future of our craft and industry. The Cinema Audio Society is excited to have an opportunity to honor these incredible students and to foster and participate in their journey. We are proud of you,” says President Karol Urban.

“The CAS is grateful to our hardworking Student Recognition Award Committee Chair, Sherry Klein CAS and volunteers who worked hard carefully reviewing each applicant and making this year’s award possible.”

The CAS Student Recognition Award Finalists are:

Chelsea Rae Adam
Savannah College of Art and Design

Colette Grob
Chapman University, Dodge College

Maria Calle Jimenez
Universidad de San Buenaventura

Timo Nelson
The University of Texas at Austin

Sofpha White
Utah Valley University

About the CAS Awards

The 59th CAS Awards, scheduled for March 4, 2023 at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown hotel, will honor Outstanding Achievements in Sound Mixing in seven categories: Motion Picture – Live Action, Motion Picture – Animated, Motion Picture – Documentary; Non-Theatrical Motion

Pictures or Limited Series; Television Series – 1 Hour; Television Series – ½ Hour; and Television Non-fiction, Variety or Music Series or Special. The CAS Student Recognition Award will also be presented at the Awards. Oscar-nominated production sound mixer Peter J. Devlin CAS (Black Panther, Wakanda Forever) will receive the CAS Career Achievement Award and Alejandro González Iñárritu (BARDO, The Revenant, Birdman) will be honored as the 2023 CAS Filmmaker. The nominees for the 59th CAS Awards will be announced on Jan. 10, 2023. To learn more about the CAS Awards, visit

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Last modified: December 1, 2022

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